OCEAN BEACH (CNS) - A 32-year-old man smashed his girlfriend's four-month-old puppy against the side of a recreational vehicle in Ocean Beach, killing it, and slapped the woman, police said Saturday.
Witnesses tackled and held the suspect until police arrived following the attacks at about 6:40 p.m. Friday near Voltaire Street and West Point Loma Boulevard, San Diego police Officer David Stafford said.
The suspect, Aubry Glascock, was arrested for suspicion of felony spousal abuse and cruelty to animals, Stafford said. Glascock was booked into County Jail for the two felony charges, Stafford said.
According to jail records, Glascock was being held in lieu of $25,000 bail and was set to be arraigned at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday.
The San Diego County unemployment rate remained steady at 3.3 percent between November and December despite a loss of 3,500 jobs.
A 6.3-magnitude earthquake struck offshore in Mexico's Gulf of California on Friday morning, but there were no immediate reports of damage.
Scattered showers and lower temperatures are in the forecast Friday for San Diego County with snow possible in the mountains at gradually lower elevations throughout the day.
Teachers in the Solana Beach School District, who have been without contracts for months, on Thursday pushed for new contracts, but the district is not backing down.
A Ramona man was arrested Thursday on suspicion of stealing tip jars from a half-dozen Poway businesses.
People who take their pets to Del Mar's dog beach wanted to know who planted the incredible garden there.
Local first-responders who put their lives on the line to help victims of the deadly Montecito mudslides were back home Thursday.
A man accused of stabbing a woman to death near an Encanto Park made his first court appearance Thursday.