Due to the strike that hit our entire country on Tuesday, Jessica was unable to travel to the Tournai Correctional Court. According to Judge Tabet, the long-planned strike is far from a good excuse to explain his absence, so the case has been taken. For a little over a month, Jessica reportedly left her dog behind in deplorable conditions. “This animal was trying to eat glass bottles and was screaming to death. He lived in a yard littered with rubbish and sharp objects. ”. Following an investigation, the neighbors actually stated that the pet was being abused …
Deprived of food
During her hearing with the police, the defendant stated that “that she could not recover from the death of her grandmother and still seemed aware that her animal was decaying”. She also said she loved her dog. “It’s a funny way to show affection”Said the prosecutor’s representative. Always according to Jessica, the son of the former companion “prevented him from giving food”To the poor beast. Fortunately, the animal will be in charge of a shelter. A sentence of one month probation and a fine of 200 euros were imposed.
“This is a very sad case”Explained the defense lawyer. “Since my grandmother’s death, it’s been a real hell for my client. She lived in deplorable conditions. In addition to no longer caring for her dog, she no longer cared for her. In her explanations, the defendant states that her ex-partner did not hesitate to be violent with the animal by kicking and hammering it. Logan even said, “I want to give the rat death to the dog and finally get rid of it.””.
The defendant, being still fragile at present, her counsel sought a simple suspension of the pronouncement. The verdict will be handed down on June 28.