According to the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office, a 68-year-old man has been arrested and charged with animal cruelty after abandoning a canine in Texas, according to KRON4.
On Friday, Luis Antonio Campos was arrested and thrown into the El Paso County Detention Facility on a $5,000 bond.
A witness captured video of a Husky being abandoned on the side of the road in Horizon City, Texas, on Wednesday. The neglected dog can be seen pursuing the vehicle as it drives away in the clip.
After being retrieved and transferred from the Huckleberry Hound Rescue Group, the dog was adopted.
Authorities with the county’s Animal Welfare Department said the investigation is ongoing, and another arrest is anticipated.