Tuscaloosa PD: Suspect charged after video shows dogs thrown against a wall
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WBRC) - Tuscaloosa detectives have charged Blane Austin Colburn with first-degree animal abuse in relation to a video that was reported on Saturday.
Investigators say at some point in the video he was seen throwing dogs up against a wall.
Colburn, 21, turned himself in at the Tuscaloosa County Jail Tuesday afternoon. His bond has been set to $10,000 for the felony charged.
Detectives said they determined the dogs in the video do not belong to the man. Animal Control officers have taken custody of 2/3 of the animals, and they are now being checked by a vet. The third dog has a different owner.
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