Thanks to video footage captured on a Ring doorbell, an Arvada, Colorado, man is facing animal cruelty charges for allegedly kicking and choking a dog. The Arvada Police Department issued a release about the cruelty incident, writing:
On 3/22/21 at approximately 1732 hours, a Ring doorbell camera captured a man kick, strike, and grab a tan pit bull terrier mix by the throat. Arvada Animal Management was notified about the video of the abuse as the video was shared via Facebook and NextDoor. Many reports were received though Ask Arvada, the AMO hotline, and Jeffcom non-emergency dispatch.
The suspect, whose name was not released, is charged with:
Animal Cruelty, Sec. 14-171
Dog licensing required, Sec. 14-42 (two counts)
Two dogs were removed from the suspect’s possession. The dogs are at the Foothills Animal Shelter being medically evaluated.
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