Dog Put Down, Teen Arrested in Animal Cruelty Case
POSTED: Friday, August 5, 2011 - 1:02pm
UPDATED: Friday, August 5, 2011 - 3:12pm
EL PASO- Police have arrested a woman in an animal cruelty case in which a German Shepherd had to be euthanized.
Officers arrived at the home of 19-year-old Amanda Gilpin and removed an adult male German Shepherd. The dog was then put down due to the severity of neglect and injuries suffered.
Gilpin was charged with Cruelty to Animals and booked into the El Paso County Jail on $2,500 bond.
NewsChannel 9 is working with police to find out what type of injuries the dog sustained. Stick with us for updates.