SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX) — San Francisco police have caught up with a suspect seen slamming a puppy to the floor of a convenience store last month in the city’s Tenderloin District.
Video from a store camera shows a man snatching a woman’s Cocker Spaniel puppy during an argument then hurling the animal to the floor, killing it.READ MORE: 49ers Fans Look to Make Noise, Boost Team at NFC Championship Game
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The surveillance video allowed investigators to identify the suspect as 23-year-old Delos Pierre Gallon of San Francisco.
Gallon was arrested Wednesday at a hotel in San Mateo and he is facing charges that include felony animal cruelty.MORE NEWS: S.F. Supervisors Set to Designate Casa Sanchez Bldg. in Mission District a Historical Landmark