an alleged worker of the Federal Electricity Commission (CFE) injured a Schnauzer dog in San Pedro Cholula, Puebla because, supposedly, the pet had bitten him.
Through social networks, a video shared by a woman who recorded the aggressor in the town of Santiago Momoxpan went viral. In it, she accuses the alleged CFE employee of hurting the dog because she barked at him and, according to the employee, “bite his pants”.
The description of the video states that the worker “stabbed in the head” the animal with a screwdriver.
This worker of @CFEmx he killed a little loin with a screwdriver in the El Pilar subdivision in Momoxpan, San Pedro Cholula, Puebla, because he allegedly bit him.
We demand justice and punish the responsible pic.twitter.com/oJPcVL4BGJ
– Soft loins (@SuavesLomitos) May 12, 2022
Given the facts, the Puebla Animal Welfare Institute (IBA) reported that the dog did not die and noted that the animal’s owners “will not proceed legally, because an agreement was reached with the aggressorwho will be responsible for the expenses that arise” and condemned the acts of animal cruelty, in addition to urging citizens to denounce them so that “they do not go unpunished.”
In relation to the case of the “El Pilar” subdivision, in San Pedro Cholula, the reporter informs that she will not proceed legally, because an agreement was reached with the aggressor, who will bear the expenses that are derived.
— Animal Welfare PUE (@IBAGobPue) May 12, 2022
For its part, the CFE responded to the complaint made through Twitter by the user “Lomitos Suavecitos”.
Good evening, for the protection of personal data, we invite you to interact with us through direct message.
— CFE_Contigo (@CFE_Contigo) May 12, 2022
After what happened, the Animal Heroes organization demanded “justice be done for Pucca”
In turn, users through social networks they disproved the facts
Friends this gentleman of @CFEmx mat4R just killed a puppy in my subdivision (El pilar momoxpan) supposedly bit him but the puppy is always outside and is not aggressive, the police say they can’t take him away because he didn’t do anything wrong, help me spread the word pic.twitter.com/se5ERxROLw
– Vale Peralta (@Valeperaltag) May 11, 2022
A user shared part of the State Penal Code on the animal abusein which said acts are classified as crimes. These can be punished with four years in prison and fines of up to 26 thousand pesosaccording to article 470 of the Penal Code.
In addition, it is penalized six months to two years in prison and a fine of 50 to 100 days wages acts of mistreatment or animal cruelty that have been carried outor with “intent to cause you pain, suffering, or affect your well-being.”
“Penalties will be increased by 50% if in addition to carrying out acts of abuse, the person captures them in photography or videos to make them public by any means, ”says the article.