Mail delivery person fatally beats barking dog with a rockBy Mason White 11:35 AM June 23, 2014
|Ricky Eugene Jackson|
By: Aarav Sen
(Scroll down for video) A mail delivery person was arrested on charges of animal cruelty after fatally beating a dog with a rock, police in Texas said.
Fort Worth Police said that U.S. Postal Service worker Ricky Eugene Jackson, was booked into the Tarrant County Jail on Thursday afternoon.
He was later released on $3,500 bail. The incident began when dog Owner Lawrence Brown, had to euthanize his dog named Maxwell, after being found seriously injured.
According to the police investigation, Brown was working in his garage when he heard a commotion. Brown said that when he confronted Jackson he admitted to the act.
Brown asked Jackson: “What did you do?” To which he replied: “I beat it with a rock.” Jackson was put on paid leave since the incident.