A Texas man stands accused of abusing his family’s pet.
Jessica Milligan, head of the Animal Cruelty Unit at the Harris County District Attorney’s Office, described the actions as “horrific," according to KHOU.
“He viciously beat a dog that had been rendered entirely defenseless, ” she said.
Riley, 58, was arrested and charged with animal cruelty. His bond is $50,000.
If he is found guilty, he could serve up to two years in jail.
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