After an argument Wednesday evening, the 31-year-old did not hear from Redmon until he received a phone call at work the following day from a public phone in the emergency department of Carle Foundation Hospital.
The woman, believed to be Redmon, said before hanging up:
"Go get yo' puppy out the oven, (expletive)."
The man returned home to an overwhelming stench and found a chair pushed up against his oven door. Inside the oven, he found the dead puppy.
Redmon — who reportedly suffers from mental issues — was charged with animal torture and aggravated cruelty to animals, and has since had no contact with her ex-boyfriend.
The Department of Children and Family Services has started to investigate the couple, while their child is temporarily under the care of relatives.
The YouTube celebrity posted a lengthy, emotional video revealing that she and her husband are ending their marriage.
While sharing the sad news with her over 4 million subscribers, Colleen immediately broke down, saying:
"I am dreading making this video. I'm just going to say it. Joshua and I are getting a divorce. Man, that sucks to say out loud."
But, Miz Ballinger stressed that her former flame didn't wrong her in any way, adding:
"I want to start off by saying Joshua is a wonderful man, and I am so in love with him. This has nothing to do with he's a bad person, or he did something horrible to me, or anything like that. He's a good person and I love him."
Instead, the singer clarified that they ultimately weren't a good fit together: