Atlanta Falcons' Prince Shembo Charged With Killing His Girlfriend's Little Dog

Prince Shembo has been charged with aggravated animal cruelty, a felony, after his now ex-girlfriend accused him of killing her dog, a Yorkie named Dior, E! News confirmed Friday.
The Gwinnett County Police Department states that Denicia Williams called the cops on April 19 to report that four days prior, she had taken her dog with her to Shembo's apartment and, after leaving them alone for a time at some point, she returned to find the dog unresponsive. Williams then took Dior to Duluth Animal Hospital, where he died shortly after arrival. Per the Gwinnett Police, a necropsy performed April 21 found that Dior had sustained intensive internal injuries and the cause of death was blunt-force trauma.