Man arrested for stabbing a dog in the head with a stick

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NEWTON COUNTY, Ar. — A dog was put down after he had been stabbed through the head with a stick sharpened like a spear.

The dog was found lying in a pool of blood in Newton County, Arkansas.

Police were called to the home when a child came home and heard screaming.

When officers arrived, they saw blood droplets and a large pool of blood on the porch.

The dog was put down on the scene.

36-year-old Benjamin Henson was arrested for aggravated cruelty to animals.

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