MAN INDICTED FOR BEATING DOG TO DEATH

Acting Atlantic County Prosecutor Jim McClain

Acting Atlantic County Prosecutor Jim McClain

It could be five years in prison for a man who is accused of beating a dog to death. Steven D. Geisel was indicted in Atlantic County for third degree animal cruelty. According to a press release, Geisel allegedly beat the dog to death with a blunt object in a wooded area. A hunter told police that he saw the beat down take place between Geisel and the two-year-old dog.