NORTHAMPTON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (CBS) — Nikolay Lukyanchikov, of Northampton Township, is being held on $1 million bail. Police say they found his dog charred on a grill in the front yard of his Holly Knoll Drive home.
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This Northampton Township man is held on $1 million bail after police say he barbecued his dog. Officers got a complaint about a fire pit at 7a at Nikolay Lukyanchikov’s home and found the badly burned animal. The man has been charged with animal cruelty counts. @CBSPhilly pic.twitter.com/j3RXMWMxC7
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He is charged with aggravated cruelty to animals.