Source :POMONA PARK, Fla. -- A man was arrested Thursday after he threw a puppy against a pole, repeatedly threw the animal into a lake and performed mouth-to-mouth resuscitation to revive it, Putnam County deputies said.
Sabeno Martinez-Perez was charged with felony animal cruelty after the incident on the public beach area of Lake Broward in Pomona Park.
Witnesses said Martinez-Perez threw the dog, a 10- to 12-week-old female mixed-breed, into the water numerous times only to revive the animal, according to the Putnam County Sheriff's Office. Witnesses also said Martinez-Perez was swinging the puppy by its neck and legs and throwing it against the pole securing the floating dock, the sheriff's office reported.
Police: Man Tortured Puppy At Lake - Orlando News Story - WKMG Orlando