Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Police shoot and kill a pitbull

From The Journal Times

Police shot and killed a pitbull dog Monday night after it reportedly charged at an officer.
Racine police went to 1635 Erie St. at 8:45 p.m. to arrest a man wanted on probation hold for several misdemeanor charges. As police surrounded the house, the dog broke free of its chain and charged an officer, according to police spokesman Sgt. Marty Pavilonis.
The officer shot the dog, killing the animal.
Officers took the wanted man, Antonio Redick, 24, of Racine, into custody. He is being held at the Racine County Jail on charges of battery and disorderly conduct.

1 comment:

  1. KRISTIN L HOFFMANNJune 28, 2012 at 4:13 AM

    This is a video posted by a neighbor right after the incident occurred. So sad. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J3EopxYO29k&feature=player_detailpage and/or this link http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J3EopxYO29k

    ReplyDelete

I welcome your comments and questions.
Be advised that comments are moderated. Not for views, but for content.
Profanity, personal attacks, and spam within comments will result in your comment being rejected.
I, personally, love Pit Bulls as well as all dogs and most animals.
If your comment differs from my feelings or opinions, I will post it anyway, providing it does not include any of the three exceptions listed above.
Same goes for comments that are in harmony with my opinions.
Thank you for participating.