Judge issues arrest warrant for man who plead guilty to kicking dog in the head

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A judge has issued an arrest warrant for a Bronx man who skipped out on his sentencing.

Police say 28-year-old Dwayne Smith was expected to receive two years behind bars after he pleaded guilty to aggravated cruelty to animals for kicking a 10-year-old dog in the head on Feb. 21.

The dog’s owner witnessed her pet go flying across the sidewalk and into a wall.

A veterinarian had to remove the dog's eye following the abuse.

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