Police this week charged an 18-year-old Raleigh man with kicking a dog to death two years ago.
Jamel Aaron Webb faces a felony charge of animal cruelty. Raleigh police say he beat a 10-year-old Cocker Spaniel to death on Jan. 12, 2017.
Investigators had been searching for Webb since Feb. 21, 2017, when they obtained a warrant charging him with with the crime. He was taken into custody Sunday, according to arrest records.
The dog was named Ginny, according to the arrest warrant.
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Investigators say Webb kicked Ginny repeatedly, causing multiple rib fractures and rupturing her bladder.
Police took Webb to the Wake County jail, where he was placed under a $5,000 bail, court records show.