District attorney drops charges against man charged for animal cruelty after abandoning pet fish

WILMINGTON —  District Attorney Ben David’s office has dismissed charges against Michael Hinson, who was charged with three counts of misdemeanor cruelty to animals and one count of misdemeanor abandonment. According to an announcement Tuesday afternoon, the alleged violations of the law were related to a fish that Animal Services Division deputies believed to have … Continue reading District attorney drops charges against man charged for animal cruelty after abandoning pet fish