By the time police caught up with Cardona and arrested him, he had dragged the dog, who was also underweight, for two blocks.
Fortunately for the dog, Torrez and other concerned neighbors alerted police before it could be further abused. For more on this story, check out the video below.
At the time of the incident, the German shepherd was given to animal control and was reported to be doing well. Here’s hoping this pup has found a better home with loving people by now.