Dallas Police Arrest Man Who Abandoned Dog on Teagarden Road


On March 11, 2023, the Dallas Police Department Animal Cruelty Unit arrested Ramiro Zuniga, 41, and charged him with Cruelty to Non-Livestock Animals – Abandon, an A Misdemeanor charge.

The preliminary investigation determined on March 8, 2023, Zuniga intentionally abandoned a dog in the 9000 block of Teagarden Road.

On March 11, 2023, the Dallas Police Department’s Southeast CRT team executed a search warrant on Zuniga’s home, locating the vehicle used in the crime, and Zuniga was taken into custody.

Zuniga was taken to the Dallas County Jail.