RACINE COUNTY — A forty three-yr-previous Racine man was arrested for allegedly choosing up his girlfriend’s canine by its leash, and swinging it towards a door a number of occasions.
Richard Lann is dealing with the next expenses:
- Mistreating animals
- Disorderly conduct
Based on a felony grievance, shortly after eight:30 p.m. on Thursday night time, January eleventh, Mount Nice police have been dispatched to a house off Sheridan Street, for a report of a lady who needed her boyfriend eliminated as a result of that they had been arguing and he was intoxicated.
Upon arrival, the lady said she and Lann had been preventing since 5:30 p.m., and she or he needed him to go away however he refused. The felony grievance states whereas they have been preventing, Lann advised his girlfriend, “you suck” and “I’m going to kill you.”
Lann’s girlfriend informed officers he picked up her 14-yr-previous Bichon poodle combine by its leash and choked it for about 30 seconds — after which “swung and hit the canine towards the door two occasions.” She informed police the canine was shaking after and an officer noticed the canine seemed to be nervous once they arrived.
In accordance with the legal grievance, the lady said she feared for her security as a result of Lann’s threats and bodily abuse of the canine. She suggested Lann made day by day feedback alongside the strains of “let me kill the canine” and that he has hit and punched the canine up to now.
Officers made contact with Lann, who was requested a number of occasions to get off a sofa earlier than lastly talking with authorities. He suggested he didn’t need to converse concerning the threats to kill the canine or the abuse. He was positioned underneath arrest and given a area sobriety check the place he blew a .24 — greater than 3 times the authorized restrict.
Lann’s girlfriend enforced a seventy two-hour no-contact provision and indicated she didn’t need him again at her house.
This isn’t the primary time Lann has been in hassle with the regulation. He has an in depth arrest report together with battery, legal trespassing, felony bail leaping, carrying a hid weapon — and that’s simply to call a couple of.