Cruelty to animals charge


Wrightsville Beach police charged a Missouri man with cruelty to animals after a dog owner said he threw the dog during a domestic dispute. Wrightsville Beach police responded to reports of a domestic dispute at the Sandpeddler motel at about 4 a.m. on Sunday, Dec. 14. A woman at the hotel said that Shelby Denton, 29, of Cleveland, Mo., picked up and threw her Chihuahua during the argument. The dog hit a rail and sustained an injury to its leg. Officers were able to see the injury and arrested Denton on the cruelty to animal charge.

Copyright 2015 Lumina News. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Leave A Reply

WP-Backgrounds by InoPlugs Web Design and Juwelier Schönmann