|Frying Pan Farm Park Manager Tawny Hammond feeds Henry, a calf that was wounded by an attacker May 26. Police arrested a 17-year-old boy Saturday, June 23 for that assault, as well as one on April 26. Photo by Alex McVeigh.|
By Alex McVeigh
HERNDON - Fairfax County Police arrested and charged a 17-year-old Herndon resident Saturday, June 23 for two slashing attacks on and adjacent to Frying Pan Farm Park.
The boy, whose name has not been released, was charged with four felony counts of maiming animals, three misdemeanor counts of cruelty to animals and two counts of unlawful entry.
Police investigators received a tip Friday, June 22 and arrested the boy the following day. ABC7 reported Monday that police also recovered a 22-inch machete during the arrest.