He was found a ditch 12 hours after he was tossed there. His legs and muzzle bound with electrical tape he is shivering in near-freezing temperatures.
When he was found by a Police Officer the temperatures were just above zero. Heartbroken the Officer couldn’t believe his eyes, it was a miracle the little dog was still alive.
The monster who had done this had just thrown her out of his car window into a roadside ditch, leaving him to die.
Police Officers in Missouri have arrested this heartless individual, releasing a statement saying Paul Caricia was arrested and charged with felony animal abuse.
The dog who was later named Jimmy was taken to an animal hospital for immediate care and treatment. Clearly very cold and hungry, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s office tweeted he may also have a concussion.
Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office went on to say his Garcia’s bail was set at $50,000. “We now have a subject in custody for this crime because of the patrol deputy, skilled crime scene technicians, fingerprint examiners, and detectives.”
The resilient boy is improving. A video shared on Facebook captured him wagging his tail and playing with the medical staff. “This is a look at him at the animal hospital where he’s being treated.”
Officers made a plea on social media looking for the dog’s owner. Katie Kofron, the dog’s owner, saw the photo and knew it was her missing dog “Flick”. She told the Sheriff’s office that her 13-year-old dachshund disappeared from her backyard.
Fingerprints on the electrical tape were matched to Garcia. The public is demanding he is given the maximum sentence for his heinous