By Margaret Kavanagh, WTKR | Posted: Wed 4:06 PM, May 09, 2018
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WTKR) — A puppy has been taken away from its owner after allegations of animal cruelty in Newport News.
The 10-month-old puppy, Hendrix, is now being cared for at the Peninsula Regional Animal Shelter, according to Newport News City Officials.
Police say back on April 25, authorities were called to the Liberty Apartments off the 3100 block of West Avenue after there were allegations of animal cruelty.
According to a search warrant, the officer was shown video footage taken by the apartment complex that allegedly showed a woman taking the dog towards the elevator, then violently dragging the dog into the elevator and then “proceeded to violently kick the dog in the side.”
According to the warrant, the video sh...Read More