Tulsa man arrested after dog found severely beaten
TULSA, Okla. – A man accused of severely beating a dog in Tulsa back in August has been arrested.
On August 29, witnesses said they heard a dog crying, and when they went to check, they allegedly saw 25-year-old Ishmael Silvar hitting and kicking a dog.
According to KJRH, a witness said Silvar attacked the dog with a belt and the incident lasted for about 15 minutes.
Officers later found the dog in a cage covered in lumps and blood.
The dog suffered eye damage, abrasions, scleral hemorrhage, and puncture wounds, veterinarians said.
Silvar was arrested and booked into the Tulsa County jail on a charge of cruelty to animals.