Man accused of kicking puppy in a soccer style

Quinton smith

Quinton Smith, 21, was arrested just before 2am, Saturday (Oct. 5) for kicking a three month old puppy. According to the arrest report, Officer Hogan actually witnessed Smith kick the black female puppy.

The reports states “Quinton struck the puppy with a soccer style kick in this midsection.” The puppy was lifted from the ground and struck a nearby vehicle. Quinton’s eyes where bloodshot and he smelled of alcohol, according to the arrest report.

Quinton was arrested and booked in to the Washington County Jail on charges for animal cruelty, public intoxication, and disorderly conduct.  Animal control took custody of the puppy.