Police: Dog died after being punched, kicked, hit with hammer

October 06, 2017 05:00 PM

SARATOGA SPRINGS - Police say a dog was punched, kicked and hit with a hammer in Saratoga Springs. The dog was killed.

It happened around 3 a.m. Friday morning at 1-D Quiet Harbor Drive.

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Investigators say 30-year-old Aaron Brinkley was upset because the dog, a 1 to 2-year-old Boston terrier, bit him.

Brinkley was charged with animal cruelty and sent to the Saratoga County Jail in lieu of bail.


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