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Man accused in dog abuse case now facing federal charges

Feb. 21, 2019 4:45 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — An eastern Missouri man already facing state charges of animal abuse is now facing federal charges, too. A federal indictment announced Thursday charges 39-year-old Paul Garcia of Barnhart with one count of being a felon in possession of a firearm. The indictment alleges Garcia already had...

Documents: Man thought dog was spying on him for police

Feb. 19, 2019 6:31 PM EST

BARNHART, Mo. (AP) — Court documents indicate a 39-year-old man who authorities say wrapped a small dog with tape and threw him in a ditch believed the animal was spying on him for police. Paul Garcia, of Barnhart, is charged with felony animal abuse and armed criminal action. A sheriff's deputy found the...