Woman hangs boyfriend's dog, police say

Woman hangs boyfriend's dog, police say

April 8, 2013 Updated Apr 8, 2013 at 2:07 PM EDT

A shocking story from Iowa over the weekend.

According to a report from the Des Moines Register, police said a 28-year-old Iowa woman has been arrested and charged with animal torture for allegedly hanging her boyfriend's dog Saturday.

The woman allegedly told police she hanged the dog because it was sick and old, according to the Des Moines Register report.

Read the Des Moines Register report HERE.

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