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Monster Caught On Camera ‘Punting’ Puppy And Police Need Your Help

Written by: Dee Michaels
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| Published on April 23, 2024

In a disturbing incident of animal cruelty that has shocked the community in Anaheim, California, a man identified as Joseph Michael Sanders has been arrested following the release of security footage that showed him engaging in violent acts against a small puppy. The incident occurred on April 7 near Brookhurst Street and the 5 Freeway and was captured by nearby cameras.

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The footage depicted Sanders carrying the dog to a drainage ditch where he brutally dropkicked the animal. The assault continued off-camera with audible sounds of the puppy’s distressing wails and Sanders’s repeated grunts as he kicked the puppy multiple times.

The Anaheim Police Department responded quickly to this heinous act by issuing an arrest warrant for Sanders, culminating in his arrest on April 18. He faces charges of felony animal cruelty. Despite Sanders’s arrest, the situation remains pressing as the puppy has not yet been found. Authorities are deeply concerned for the puppy’s welfare and are actively seeking information from the public.

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Notice to viewers: The police urge anyone with knowledge about the whereabouts of the missing puppy to come forward and contact them at 714-765-1900.

We will provide an update if any additional news arises on this story. Please be sure to SHARE this story so we can help spread the word to capture this suspect and also get the word out that we need to put an end to animal cruelty.

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