ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – An Albuquerque teen accused of shooting a family’s beloved dog during a home burglary was in court Monday.
Sebastian Garcia allegedly killed the Great Dane named “Moose” during a break-in in the East Mountains. The Albuquerque Police Department said he’s also involved in a gang that’s been linked to crimes around the metro.
Monday morning, Garcia was in court for a pre-trial conference. His defense requested an assessment to place him in treatment.
They will regroup when that assessment is complete.
Garcia remains in custody.