Case Snapshot
Case ID: 9790
Classification: Beating
Animal: dog (non pit-bull)
More cases in Anchorage County, AK
More cases in AK
Login to Watch this Case

New features are coming soon. Login with Facebook to get an early start and help us test them out!



For more information about the Interactive Animal Cruelty Maps, see the map notes.



Thursday, Oct 5, 2006

County: Anchorage

Charges: Felony CTA
Disposition: Convicted

Defendant/Suspect: Ernest Lamar Moore

An 18-year-old Anchorage man was charged with felony assault, reckless endangerment and cruelty to animals after beating his brother's dog, then firing a shotgun in the apartment they share, Anchorage police said.

Ernest Moore is accused of beating the dog on the night of Oct 5 in their North Bragaw apartment in Mountain View, according to documents filed in Anchorage District Court by prosecutors. When Moore's brother woke up to the sounds of his pet yelping, he ran to its aid, police say. A fight ensued, and Moore picked up a shotgun, loaded it and fired buckshot at a closet door, police say. His brother was not injured.

Anchorage police did not know the condition of the dog by Oct 9.

On the night of Oct 9, Moore was at the Anchorage jail.

References


« More cases in Anchorage County, AK

Note: Classifications and other fields should not be used to determine what specific charges the suspect is facing or was convicted of - they are for research and statistical purposes only. The case report and subsequent updates outline the specific charges. Charges referenced in the original case report may be modified throughout the course of the investigation or trial, so case updates, when available, should always be considered the most accurate reflection of charges.

For more information regarding classifications and usage of this database, please visit the database notes and disclaimer.