Victor Rodriguez, the 15 year old who has been under a bench warrant by the Philadelphia police for failure to appear at his arraignment, was apprehended today and is in police custody. He is the suspect sought for having placed terroristic and extortionistic phone calls to Bill Whiting while torturing a dog he claimed to be Bill's dog, Edna.
The Justice for Edna rally & press conference is Wednesday (see previous blog post for more details) in front of the Verizon building in Philadelphia at 1717 Arch Street. William B. Petersen, the President of Verizon PA, will be asked to accept the 839 pages of the petition that was signed by more than 5000 people from all over the world.
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The Philadelphia District Attorney's office has asked Bill to hold a press conference on Wednesday, March 5th, at 12 noon.
It will be held in front of the Verizon Tower at 1717 Arch Street.
New information about his dog, Edna's disappearance will be released to the press.
People are encouraged to make a presence and to bring their pets if at all possible.
Justice for Edna t-shirts will be sold for $5.00 at the rally.
Please cross-post this to anyone you feel might be interested in animal rights, and how animal cruelty escalates to violent crimes against people.