TATE COUNTY, Miss out on. — A small who confessed to deliberately torturing and burning a doggy in north Mississippi will not facial area fees because of to his age.
According to Tate County Sheriff Brad Lance, the minor confessed to purposely injuring the doggy but mainly because the juvenile is less than the age of 12 they can not be billed with a criminal offense in Mississippi.
If the insignificant had been of age, they would be dealing with a felony criminal offense punishable by up to three years in prison, Lance said.
Buddy, the dog that was hurt, was positioned final week in Tate County with an electrical cord tied all over his neck and significant burns to his system.
Health care provider of Veterinary Medication Lisa Godfrey-VanNostrand informed WREG Monday the pet dog appeared to have third- and even fourth-degree burns on his facial area, next-degree burns in his ears, and other burns all over his eyes.
He was taken to Horn Lake Animal Medical center on Thursday night and transferred to yet another animal medical center in Southaven. The Labrador retriever has considering that been taken to the School of Veterinary Medication at Mississippi Point out for about the clock treatment.
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