Girl, 14, is charged with the murder of a well-known Philadelphia animal rescuer who was found 'tied to his bed naked and beaten to death with a 2x4 board with nails embedded in it' By Maxine Shen For Dailymail.com20:04 EST 09 Nov 2019 , updated 23:04 EST 09 Nov 2019 Ajahnae Smaugh is accused of killing Albert Chernoff, 59, with a blunt weapon around 10.30pm Monday night at his home in Rhawnhurst, Philadelphia The victim was found in his home, naked and tied to his bed, with a head wound and other injuries Police released surveillance video of a suspect that appeared to be in his home The suspect was seen washing their hands and going through the fridge Police said that the 14-year-old girl turned herself in to police with her lawyer It's unclear if the girl and the suspect in the video are the same person A 14-year-old girl has been charged with the murder of a well-known animal rescuer who was found tied to his bed naked and beaten to death at his Philadelphia home. Ajahnae Smaugh is accused of killing Albert Chernoff, 59, with a blunt weapon around 10.30pm Monday night at his home in Rhawnhurst. The teenager, who surrendered to police on Thursday, is also charged with tampering with evidence, obstruction of justice, and possession of an instrument of crime, according to the Philadelphia Inquirer. Officers had gone to the victim's home after receiving a report from a neighbor Tuesday shortly before 3am, supposedly because Chernoff's car was rolled up against the garage door and items inside had been moved around. When police arrived, they said they found Chernoff - a well-known local animal rescuer - partially tied to his bed, with a massive head wound and multiple slashing injuries on his chest. Well-known Philadelphia animal rescuer Albert Chernoff, 59, was found dead in his home early Tuesday morning. He was partially tied to his bed and had a massive head wound Police arrived at Chernoff's home after receiving a call from a neighbor It was reported that a female was seen exiting Chernoff's (pictured) home before authorities arrived Ajahnae Smaugh, 14, was charged with tampering with evidence, obstruction of justice and possession of an instrument of crime Smaugh had surrendered herself to police Thursday He was pronounced dead at the scene. Sources told 6ABC that Chernoff had been attacked with a 2 x 4 board embedded with nails. In an attempt to discover the identity of a suspect Wednesday, police released surveillance footage which appeared to be taken from inside Chernoff's home. The video showed a person walking through the home's living room and kitchen area, using the sink to wash their hands and looking through the fridge before leaving through the front door. Cats can be seen in the background of the clip. Police did not specify the gender of the person in the video, but noted that the suspect was wearing a black jacket, a pink top, red sweatpants, white sneakers and carried a black backpack. The suspect was said to be armed and dangerous. Police also offered a $20,000 reward leading to an arrest or conviction. Found naked tied to his bed at 3am? He had to have been raping her/soliciting her for sex.