Jury selection is expected to begin Tuesday, June 28, in the felony animal cruelty case of Brian Anthony Crumby, 27, of Dallas. Testimony will begin on Wednesday.
Crumby is charged with torturing and killing a Chihuahua owned by Janine Stein on June 15, 2008. According to Stein, Crumby pulled and jerked on the dog's leash, eventually breaking the dog’s neck. The trial will be before Judge Jeanine Howard in Criminal District Count 6 on the sixth floor of the Frank Crowley Courts Building.