Kimberly Matthews of Linden, N.J. was charged on Tuesday with four counts of animal cruelty in the deaths of four American bulldog puppies reports the NorthJersey.com.
Matthews is reported to have handed a cooler over to an acquaintance telling the man the five-week-old puppies were asleep. When the man touched the puppies, he knew they were dead.
The acquaintance told the Linden authorities that Matthews had threatened to kill the puppies which belonged to her boyfriend, a dog breeder.
According to abclocal.com, Matthews denies the allegations and contends the puppies were alive at the time she handed the cooler to the other person.
If found guilty, she faces a maximum of $2,000 per charge and a six-month jail sentence.
Rest in peace little puppies. You never had a chance.
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