Brandon Scott Hesse Hamilton, 32, has been charged in Becker County District courtroom with gross misdemeanor cruelty to an animal.
In line with courtroom data, shortly earlier than midday on Thursday, Aug. 24, a Detroit Lakes police officer was referred to as to Hesse Hamilton’s home on Gary Avenue to verify on the standing of a canine that he had allegedly badly crushed.
The officer was met by Hesse Hamilton’s sister, who was holding a black and white Bluetick Coonhound pet named Millie. She advised the officer she was afraid that Millie’s leg was damaged.
That morning Hesse Hamilton and a number of other different individuals have been on the residence enjoying video video games. Millie received up and defecated on the ground. The sister stated she heard Hesse Hamilton swear and watched him stroll over and decide up Millie. He allegedly raised her over his head and slammed her down into the feces on the ground. She heard the canine yelp in ache, however Hesse Hamilton allegedly continued to select up the canine and slam her to the ground a number of extra occasions. He reportedly rubbed the canine into the feces everytime he slammed her down.
After the beating, Millie was unable to rise up. Hesse Hamilton grabbed the canine, dragged her outdoors and tied her up. The sister continued to listen to the canine yelp in ache and went outdoors to attempt to consolation Millie by wrapping her in a blanket. Hesse Hamilton got here outdoors, took the blanket away, put his hand on Millie’s head and shoved it into the bottom, saying “do not (expletive) on my flooring.”
The sister informed him to go away the canine alone, and stayed with Millie, however could not get her to maneuver. She took Millie inside and gave her a shower, and the pet yelped in ache the entire time she was being bathed. Hesse Hamilton left the house and was not there when the police officer arrived.
The officer interviewed others who have been on the house, they usually gave comparable accounts of what occurred.
The officer took the canine to the Marshmallow Basis, which serves as a Detroit Lakes animal shelter. It was confirmed that Millie had a damaged leg and wanted surgical procedure.
Hesse Hamilton’s spouse, Ashley, who owns the canine, stated she had no cash to pay for the surgical procedure, and surrendered possession of Millie, who was taken to the College of Minnesota for complicated surgical procedure.
The officer went again to the residence. Hesse Hamilton was there and denied hurting the canine. He was arrested and brought to jail.
On Friday, he appeared in courtroom earlier than District Decide Michelle Lawson, who set money bail at $300 or bond at $three,000, with commonplace circumstances of launch, or bond…