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November 24, 2014

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Jeremy Espiritu, 22, appears in court before his sentencing at the Regional Justice Center on Tuesday, May 6, 2014. Espiritu told police that he stabbed the family dog, Serenity, with a six-inch serrated knife because he "wanted to." The dog later died of the injury.

Steve Marcus

Jeremy Espiritu, 22, appears in court before his sentencing at the Regional Justice Center on Tuesday, May 6, 2014. Espiritu told police that he stabbed the family dog, Serenity, with a six-inch serrated knife because he "wanted to." The dog later died of the injury.