In this undated copy of a photo released by the American Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, a Chihuahua named Spotiye is shown. Jerry Melendez of the Queens borough of New York was arrested... more 
In this undated copy of a photo released by the American Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, a Chihuahua named Spotiye is shown. Jerry Melendez of the Queens borough of New York was arrested Friday, Feb. 18, 2011 and charged with aggravated animal cruelty after his eight pound pet dog Spotiye had to be euthanized after suffering a fractured skull. Authorities ordered a necropsy that revealed other injuries consistent with a beating. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By ASPCA
Fri, Feb 18, 2011 4:55 PM EST