Crime

Juvenile accused of injuring pit bull puppy on Drake Street

Police say a juvenile trespassed in a Columbus yard in the 3300 block of Drake Street and threw rocks at a pit bull puppy.

Owned by a 26-year-old woman and 28-year-old man, the small dog sustained a visible injury to its right eye following the Wednesday morning offense, according to reports.

The juvenile was arrested and charged with criminal trespassing, according to the report. The suspect's name has not been released.

Though the incident happened early Wednesday morning, officials weren't alerted about the disturbance until about 6:31 p.m. that same day, according to records.

Police continue to investigate the incident.

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