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Centerville Police looking for man accused of killing newborn puppy

Autopsy results on the puppy showed it had a crushed skull and fractured jaw
Credit: WMAZ

CENTERVILLE, Ga. — Centerville Police need your help finding a man wanted for killing a puppy last week.

According to investigators, they executed a search warrant at a home on Aug. 5 and found two adults dogs inside of the home.

They say one of the dogs recently gave birth to a litter of puppies and after further investigation, they believe the owner beat one of the puppies to death.

The results of a necropsy on the dog showed it had a crushed skull and fractured jawbone.

Police say they’ve secured warrants for Daniel Bazemore on a charge of aggravated cruelty to animals, and more charges are pending.

If you have any information on his location or this case, please contact the Houston County Sheriff’s Office.


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