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Man accused of hanging woman's dog

The dog was found dead hanging from a fence

Otoniel Campos-Zacarias is accused of hanging a woman's dog.
Otoniel Campos-Zacarias is accused of hanging a woman's dog.

HOUSTON – A man was arrested by Houston police for allegedly hanging a dog. 

According to HPD, a woman arrived home on May 6 and found her dog, a Chihuahua-terrier mix, hanging by the neck from a rope on a fence. The animal was dead. 

Police arrested Otoniel Campos-Zacarias, 39, on a cruelty to animals charge.

Police said the suspect also had federal warrants for weapons possession.

Campos-Zacarias is being held in the Harris County jail on no bond.