MARSHALL, TX – A Marshall school district employee is charged with animal cruelty after he was caught on surveillance video tossing five three-week-old puppies over a fence.
In the video, you can see 61-year-old Paul Smith grabbing the small pups from a box and then throwing them one by one over the six-foot fence.
Fortunately, someone spotted them near the gate and called animal control.
That’s when Kay Hill of The Pet Place stepped in. She posted the video on social media and it wasn’t long before Smith turned himself in.