According to the charges, a witness was walking along 43rd Street in Long Island City when he saw something fall from the sky and land on the ground with a loud thud. Upon looking up, the witness saw Dorian Quezada, 21, walking away from an open window on the top floor of the building.
On the ground, the charges continued, the witness found an adult female mixed-breed Chihuahua barking in pain with a broken front left leg and dislocated ankle.
Quezada pleaded guilty to aggravated animal cruelty before Queens Criminal Court Judge Toni M. Cimino last month. On Wednesday, March 15, Acting Supreme Court Justice Suzanne Melendez sentenced Quezada to one year in jail, and will be banned from owning