POSTED: 7:52 a.m. HST, Mar 4, 2013
LAST UPDATED: 5:54 p.m. HST, Mar 4, 2013
An 81-year-old Pearl City man was charged with animal cruelty after he allegedly shot a dog and threatened three hunters near his home Saturday.
Bail for Anthony Silva was set at $100,000.
Silva was arrested on suspicion of first-degree animal cruelty, three counts of first-degree terroristic threatening, first-degree reckless endangering and failing to safely keep a loaded firearm.
The suspect allegedly shot the dog and threatened three men hunting with the dog in a ravine behind his Pearl City home on Aluka Place, police said.