According to Tuesday's publication of the Boston Globe, investigators have indicated that DNA evidence linking the tortured pit bull, "Puppy Doe," to her alleged abuser, Radoslaw Artur Czerkawski, has been found.
The young pit bull, whose body was so horribly maimed that she had to be humanely euthanized, is believed to have been purchased from a Worcester couple, by Czerkawski.
Investigators on the case discovered blood spatter in a residence at 89 Whitwell St. in Quincy, Mass., where the suspect lived.
Inside of the home, investigators found a bloody paw print on a closet door, blood in a bathroom and claw marks on a door frame; investigators have stated that DNA taken from the dog's body during her necropsy is a match to the blood from inside of the house where the suspect was living.
Czerkawski was the care-provider for a 95-year-old woman who also resided at the Whitwell residence; the woman died on the same day that Puppy Doe was found.
Czerkawski is also a suspect in a theft from a New Bedford church - click here to read more.
On Tuesday, the 32-year-old native of Poland pleaded not guilty to the multiple charges of animal cruelty; he is currently being held on a $500,000 bond.
As of yet, the motive for this sadistic crime has not been determined.
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