Approximate Age: 32
Jun 9, 2001 - Green Park, MO (US)
Convicted: Dog beaten to death with sledgehammer
Sentence: Welsh was setenced to three years of probation. Prosecutor Dale Hood recommended 90 days of shock jail time but the judge declined.
The ruling also prohibits Welch from owning a pet for the three-year period. He must also complete anger management and aggressive offender programs, undergo a mental health exam, perform community service and avoid taverns or consuming alcohol for the duration of the probation. ... more...