animal cruelty

File photo of a prison cell block. (Photo by ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Who Set Fire To Be Sentenced In Vegas Puppy Arson Case

A one-time boxer who’s been jailed for more than a year is due to learn how much prison time he’ll serve for setting fire to a pet shop where 27 puppies and dogs were rescued from cages 13 months ago.

03/02/2015

Gloria Lee and Kirk Bills (photos: Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department)

Pregnant Store Owner Gets 5 Years In Puppy Arson Case

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A former Las Vegas pet shop owner who was caught on surveillance video torching her business before 27 puppies and dogs were rescued last year failed to sway her sentencing judge […]

02/25/2015

Animal rights activists are offering a reward to help find two men who were videotaped kicking a squirrel off a cliff at the Grand Canyon. (Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

PETA Offers $16,000 Reward To Find Men Who Kicked Squirrel Into Grand Canyon

Two men, believed to be French, were videotaped kicking a squirrel off a cliff into the canyon.

08/06/2014

Jason Teixeira (photo: Las Vegas Metro Police Department)

Man Sentenced In Exotic Bird Beheading

A University of California, Berkeley, law school graduate was sentenced to up to four years’ probation and monthly work at an animal shelter for beheading an exotic bird at a Las Vegas Strip resort in October 2012.

05/12/2014

File photo of handcuffs.(Photo by EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Suspect In Vegas Pet Shop Arson Caught In Indiana

A man accused of helping a Las Vegas pet shop owner torch her store with 27 puppies inside has been arrested in Indiana.

02/08/2014

Pet store owner Gloria Lee will be in court for a bail hearing. (photo: Melissa Duran/KXNT/CBS Las Vegas)

Puppy Shop Owner Due In Court

Gloria Eun Hye Lee to appear for bail hearing.

02/07/2014

Pet store owner Gloria Lee will be in court for a bail hearing. (photo: Melissa Duran/KXNT/CBS Las Vegas)

Charges Added In Pet Store Arson

The owner of a southwest valley pet store accused of first-degree arson is in court this morning.

02/05/2014

Credit: LVMPD

Jeremy Espiritu Found Competent

A local man is found competent to stand trial after killing family dog

01/31/2014

Credit: LVMPD

Local Man Kills Family Dog

(Las Vegas, KXNT)-  A 22-year old Las Vegas man has been arrested for killing his family’s dog, but details of a police report have called into question the suspect’s competency. A Metro police report says […]

12/11/2013

Paul Cozart. Photo Clark County

Owner Accused Of Beating Dog For Months

The pit bull survived. The owner faces prison time and a fine.

11/01/2013

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