Massachusetts Man Beats Dog With Bat After Pet Eats His Whopper
According to prosecutors, a 50 year old New Bedford, MA man stuck his dog in the head with a baseball bat. The animal allegedly ate his Whopper from Burger King.
According to WMUR News 9, Gregory Ostiguy, 50, was held on $5,000 bail after pleading not guilty Monday to animal cruelty. In the article, it states officers responded to a Dartmouth street at around 7 p.m. Friday after witnesses reported seeing a man hitting and screaming at a dog in his car.
Upon investigation, Ostiguy told officers he was upset because he had worked hard all day and the dog ate his Whopper. Police took the dog to an animal hospital where it was treated for non-life threatening injuries.
First reported by the Standard Times, Ostiguy has a nine page criminal record, including another animal cruelty charge, and assault on a police officer.
The judge ordered the man not to own any animals while the case is pending.