STOCKTON (CBS13) – A Stockton man is in jail after allegedly using his dog as a weapon.
Police say Randy Martinez commanded his pit bull to attack his roommate, Scott Savage. Savage says Martinez pinned him down and ordered the dog to attack and describes it as a hellish scene.READ MORE: Swarm Of More Than 40 Earthquakes In 24 Hours Causing A Buzz In Northwest US
“I mean, the pit bull. I mean it has bright red eyes. It looked like Satan, you know?” said Savage. “All I saw was the inside of jaws.”READ MORE: Scott Peterson To Appear For Resentencing Hearing Wednesday In San Mateo Court
Martinez is facing the charge of assault with a deadly weapon. The dog is being held at Stockton Animal Services.MORE NEWS: DUI Suspect Crashes 300-Feet Down Steep Embankment In Auburn
A hearing will decide whether the animal will be released or put down.