Saturday, March 18, 2017

Virginia: Michael Whalen, 65, whose deceased dog found buried at the Oceanfront, has been charged with animal cruelty

VIRGINIA -- A dog owner has been charged after the animal was found partially buried at the Oceanfront.

The dog was found on February 10 near 85th Street.

A police investigation along with tips from Crime Solvers enabled authorities to find the owner of the dog.

Once information was gathered the owner was also identified as the suspect.

65-year-old Michael Eric Whalen was charged with one count of Animal Cruelty and one count of Dumping Trash.


(WTKR - March 17, 2017)