A witness spotted a man holding a traumatized black dog in his arms over the side of a bridge near Pensacola, Florida.
The witness was shocked when the man shamelessly tossed the dog off the 12-foot-tall bridge and walked away without an ounce of care.
The incident was immediately reported to the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office.
The deputies arrived at the scene and rescued the wet and shaking dog.
The dog had landed on the pointy rocks lined-up by the banks which caused deep cuts along the left side of his body, his eye and his rear leg.
He has now been placed under the care of the local Animal Control.
Initial investigations suggest that the person who threw the dog is a 39-year-old man named Stephen Howard.
Any relevant information on his whereabouts can be reported to the local authorities.
Let’s spread the word and help the cops find and arrest this wretched man.
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Update: The authorities have arrested Stephen and charged him with 2 counts of animal cruelty. He is being held on a $6,000 bond at the Escambia County Jail. The matter is still under investigation. Let’s demand for a strict sentencing so that he never dares to endanger the life of another animal again.
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