DETROIT (FOX 2) – A person accused of stealing his ex-girlfriend’s canine then sending her movies of him abusing the animal is dealing with expenses.
Julius Holley, 55, of Detroit, was charged with one rely of second-degree residence invasion, one rely of first-degree killing/torturing of animals, one rely of larceny in a constructing, and one rely of stalking. Holley obtained a $200,000 money/surety bond. He was additionally arraigned on an impressive 2019 warrant and obtained a $50,000 money/surety bond on that case.
Holley allegedly broke into his ex-girlfriend’s residence and took her Yorkshire Terrier combine canine, together with different objects from the home. He then allegedly despatched his ex-girlfriend movies of him beating and torturing the canine.
In the end, the canine was left in a bucket subsequent to a home and was taken by Michigan Humane to make sure it couldn’t be abused once more.
“Michigan Humane is proud to partner with the Michigan Department of the Attorney General to offer not only cruelty investigation but also a safe haven for animals in times of crisis,'” mentioned Michigan Humane President and CEO Matt Pepper. “I’m happy to say that the dog involved in this case, after receiving medical care from our team, is doing very well and has returned home.”
Holley was needed after the alleged abuse. Police discovered him in Ohio, and he was extradited again to Michigan.
In Michigan, an individual that tortures or kills a pet with the intent to trigger psychological struggling or misery to an individual, or to exert management over an individual, is responsible of a felony punishable by as much as 10 years in jail.
“Those who attempt to evade law enforcement will be found and held accountable,” mentioned Nessel. “I want to thank Michigan Humane for the programming and support they provide to victims of domestic violence who might otherwise be reluctant to leave a dangerous situation if that means having to leave behind their pets.”
If you happen to need assistance, Michigan Humane gives a Security Internet pet fostering program for individuals who want a secure place to briefly home their pets. Folks in want of the service, or these trying to volunteer to foster animals in these conditions, can attain Michigan Humane at 866-648-6263.