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Parking spot argument leads to dog's death

11 months ago Tuesday, April 29, 2014 6:09:04 PM CDT April 29, 2014 Tuesday, April 29 2014 Apr 29, 2014 in News
Source: Associated Press

NEWARK, NEW JERSEY- A woman admits she killed her neighbor's dog by throwing it into traffic in an argument over a parking spot.

Haniyyah Barnes pleaded guilty to burglarizing her neighbor's house, animal cruelty and theft.

Barnes says she broke into the house, grabbed a two-year-old Shih Tzu named Honey Bey and threw the dog into traffic where it was struck by a car and killed.

Prosecutors will recommended she get a six-year prison term and pay $2,500 in restitution. Plus, she would be barred from owning, buying or living with animals for ten years.

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