PORTSMOUTH - A man was found guilty
of cruelty to animals Tuesday after his dog was found starved to death.
According to the Portsmouth
Commonwealth's Attorney's office, PETA volunteers discovered two dogs at the home
of Adrian Mason in a plastic crate in February.
The crate contained a lifeless
4-year-old pit bull named Dynasty and also a male pit bull mix named Blue, who
was still alive and trapped in the crate with Dynasty's remains.
The surviving dog suffered from
malnutrition and was transferred to the Virginia Beach SPCA and was quickly
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