AVENTURA (CBS) — A Florida pet owner has been arrested on animal cruelty charges for repeatedly kicking her small dog inside an elevator.
Video from inside the elevator allegedly showed Keevanna Wilson, 24, scolding her dog while kicking and stomping on it, according to Aventura Police.READ MORE: Howard W. Hanna Jr., Founder Of Real Estate Agency Dies At 101 Years Old
It happened Sept. 20th at the Artech Condominiums at 2950 N.E. 188th Street.
Officials said apartment security first became aware of the incident when a tenant complained of dog feces in the elevator. Upon reviewing the footage, they discovered the beige Yorkie/Shitzu mix getting abused.READ MORE: 'I Owe Him Everything'; Zlatan Ibrahimovic Pays Tribute Following The Passing Of Dr. Freddie Fu
The security team reported it to the Miami-Dade Animal Cruelty hotline and police were notified.
Wilson was placed under arrest on Sept. 29.MORE NEWS: Wholey's Market Celebrates 109 Years In Business
The dog was removed by Miami-Dade Animal Services Investigators and received medical treatment.