Columbus crime: Devon Bell, man accused of bashing puppy to death, pleads not guilty

A man accused of killing his son's puppy pleaded not guilty to numerous charges, including aggravated animal cruelty in Columbus Recorder's Court Wednesday.

Devon Bell, 22, was charged with aggravated cruelty to animals, making terroristic threats, disorderly conduct and obstruction. Bond was set at $15,000 for the animal cruelty charge, $7,500 for the terroristic threat charge and $250 each for the disorderly conduct and obstruction charges.

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