New Philadelphia police are investigating a case of animal cruelty after they said a man had killed his dog.
According to one of the posts on the administration’s Facebook page, the man was put in prison in the morning, after President Michael Godwin said that the investigation revealed that the man had strangled, beat and stabbed him to death after he claimed the dog was aggressive towards him.
President Goodwin said that the suspect admitted that he was under the influence of methamphetamine at the time. “We were able to get a confession,” he said in a Facebook post.
“Our ministry takes abuse of animals seriously and will continue to investigate these crimes