Man seen kicking canine on digital camera cited for animal cruelty

LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) – After originally saying no quotes would be issued, the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office quoted a man who was seen on video kicking a dog in a local parking lot.

According to the LSO, the company completed its follow-up investigation of the animal cruelty incident on Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at DE Guns, 252 N. 134. St. Lincoln, NE. Following the investigation and consultation with the Lancaster County Prosecutor’s Office, Joshua Hunkins was cited by the Sheriff’s Office for cruelty to animals. “

Originally, LSO said no quotes would be issued.

A video was captured on DE Guns’ surveillance system showing Hunkins kicking his dog while walking near his truck on Wednesday.

“During the investigation, Cain, the affected dog, was taken to a local veterinarian to be examined. During this exam, Cain was determined to be in good health and with no injuries, ”LSO said in a press release.

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