13 Apr '12, 5am

No Justice For Phoenix: Brothers Acquitted Of Fatal Burning | Care2 Causes

No Justice For Phoenix: Brothers Acquitted Of Fatal Burning | Care2 Causes

There will be no justice for a pit bull named Phoenix who gained a huge outpouring of sympathy from animal lovers when she was fatally burned in 2009. A Baltimore jury found the twin brothers accused of dousing the dog with gasoline and setting her on fire, not guilty. Phoenix, who was burned over 80 percent of her body, was found alive by a Baltimore police officer who rushed the critically injured dog to the BARCS shelter for help. Sadly Phoenix had to be euthanized 5 days later. Evidence and eyewitnesses led to the arrest of two teenage brothers Travers and Tremayne Johnson. The twins went to trial in February 2011, but it ended in a hung jury. The Johnson twins went to trial again and Wednesday a jury found the brothers not guilty of the crime. Witnesses that testified at the first trial chose not to testify at the second, including a police sergeant who identified the...

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