Teen Charged For Allegedly Kicking Puppy To Death

Posted at 3:24 PM, Jul 24, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-24 16:24:37-04

A teenager is facing a felony animal cruelty charge after kicking her boyfriend’s puppy to death.

Metro Nashville Animal Care say police were called Monday morning for a domestic altercation involving a 16-year-old girl and her boyfriend near Centennial Blvd. on 40 Avenue North.

After the boyfriend left, the girl kicked his three-month-old puppy to death.

According to Metro Animal Care, the girl was charged Tuesday with felony animal cruelty in juvenile court.