This evening officers arrested Nathan Flores for animal cruelty. Nathan found a puppy in the Fresno River abandoned.
Nathan was later seen by neighbors choking the little dog and holding the it under running water from a faucet, police arrived and found the puppy having trouble breathing as it was trying to cry.
MPD was able to save the puppy and dry from the cold water. Nathan was transported and booked into MCDOC and the dog was placed in the animal shelter.
If anyone would like to adopt this beautiful little puppy feel free to contact the animal shelter for information. The phone number to the animal shelter is 559-675-7891.