Heaven help us. I’d like to think I would be able to look at the picture of the man above and just deduce that he has diminished mental capacity. But the truth is that James Leroy Evans may just be plum crazy.
On March 22nd, a hiker found Diamond’s body (a young pit bull mix) hanging from a tree. When the dog was taken to a vetrinarian, she was found to be sexually abused, whether by object or by anatomy has yet to be determined. She was killed by asphyxiation.
Mr. Evans was sought after a tip to the police from a family member because he was ‘caring’ for the dog at the time. The owners of the dog were away for a four day period when this took place. Evans admitted to killing and hanging the dog, and according to authorities took a sense of pride in doing it. After all, the dog allegedly ate his iguana.
And if this story wasn’t already bad enough, Diamond served as the owner’s Therapy Dog for their 8 year old boy.
Evan’s is out on bond after posting $50,000 and being charged with animal cruelty. Evans also has an already sordid criminal history which includes arrests for domestic violence, burglary and possession of controlled substances. He can now add animal cruelty and bestiality to his prestigious list.