NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Hennessy the dog has a guardian angel.
A Bronx resident spotted a man attacking a the 6-month-old dog with a shovel and his fists early Friday morning.
The incident took place at around 4 a.m. at East 167th Street near Rev. James A. Polite Avenue and Hall Place.
The suspect then buried the dog in snow until only her snout was visible, police said.