Oakhurst woman convicted for animal cruelty

March 17, 2013 12:00:00 AM PDT
An Oakhurst woman has been convicted of felony animal cruelty for repeatedly punching a puppy.

We want to warn you, the details of this case may be disturbing to some viewers.

The Madera County district attorney's office says witnesses saw Jannice Aguilar holding the small puppy on the ground and hitting it with her fist until its eye was dislocated from the socket.

The incident happened last August, and Aguilar was convicted this past week. She's scheduled to be sentenced on April 9th.