Woman allegedly throws dog into traffic

June 13, 2012 6:59:50 PM PDT
A woman in New Jersey is facing animal cruelty charges after she is accused of tossing a dog into traffic.

Police say 25-year-old Haniyyah Barnes was fighting with the dog's owner over a parking spot in Newark.

She allegedly kicked in the owner's door, grabbed the two year old shih tzu and threw it in front of a car.

The dog was killed.

Barnes is also charged with burglary.

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