NORTHBRIDGE, Mass. (CBS) – Police charged a man with animal cruelty after he allegedly buried a dog alive in Massachusetts.
Richard Piquard, 24, of Whitinsville was arrested on Sunday.
Police said Piquard buried a Shih Tzu. The dog was rushed to a Grafton animal hospital but had to be euthanized.
Piquard was released on $1,000 cash bail. He is expected to be arraigned in Uxbridge District Court on Tuesday.