Man accused of dragging dog to death expected to plead guilty

elaine | March 30, 2010

According to the Grand Junction Daily Sentinal, federal prosecutors have struck a plea agreement with a man accused of torturing and killing a stolen dog on Colorado National Monument.
Steven Clay Romero, 38, of Grand Junction, is expected to plead guilty to aggravated cruelty to animals, the lone count lodged against him by a federal grand [...]

Second arrest made in the dragging death of dog

elaine | January 5, 2010

A second arrest has been made in the case of a Blue Heeler/German Shepherd mix dragged to his death last week in Colorado National Monument.
32-year old Melissa Lockhart of Fruita is accused of stealing the dog, named Buddy, and another dog from a pickup truck in Delta on December 29th.  “Buddy” was found dead with [...]

Man arrested in dragging death of dog

elaine | December 31, 2009

 
 
An arrest has been made in yesterdays dragging death of a Blue Heeler/German Shepard mix near Grand Junction.  Steven Clay Romero, age 36,  of Mesa County, Colorado, was arrested without incident this morning for aggravated cruelty towards an animal, the U.S. Attorney’s Office and the National Park Service announced today.  Romero made his initial appearance [...]