STATE OF WASHINGTON v DOUGLAS B SPINK

No. 12-1-012223-0

Arrested

November 23, 2012

Charged

3 counts – Animal cruelty

Released on $5,000 Bond November 27, 2012

Arraigned December 7, 2012

March 2014

 

Arrested for probation violation

May 9, 2014

Sentenced to 9 Months in Prison (in federal case)

released December 4, 2014

December 2014

Accepted Alford Plea

1 count Animal Cruelty

 

Sentenced 

Banned from owning dogs in Washington

90-day jail sentence supposed to begin January 2015, but Spink did not show

Fled the United States

Found and arrested in Canada – August 2015

Canada issued a removal order.

Spink found back in Canada in November 2015

 

As of June 2016, Douglas Spink has not served his sentence. He is out of the state facing charges unrelated to animal cruelty in Pennsylvania.

View Court Transcripts from Revocation / Evidentiary Hearing

View Court Transcript from Sentencing

Doug Spink Charged with Animal Cruelty 

Douglas Spink in Prison, Accused of Probation Violations

Douglas Spink Sentenced to Prison   

Judge Bans Douglas Spink from Owning Dogs, Jail