An Anaheim man was arrested Thursday on suspicion of animal cruelty after a video went viral showing him kicking and punching his dog in the hallway of an apartment building, reports said. authorities.
Albert Abad, 33, surrendered around 1:30 a.m. and was being held on $15,000 bond in the case, which happened at the Gateway Apartments near Angel Stadium on September 15, according to the police department from Anaheim.
Abad was seen on a Ring doorbell camera approaching the black Goldendoodle, which he chased across the hall and repeatedly punched and then kicked, Sgt. said Shane Carringer.
Police said the dog belonged to Abad, who lived in the apartment complex. Although police have yet to find the dog, they believe they know its location, they said.
Los Angeles Times