CCSO: Dog shot, killed in kennel

CCSO: Dog shot, killed in kennel

CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - Craighead County deputies want to know who shot and killed a man's dog while it was in its kennel.

The shooting took place sometime Monday in the 1100-block of County Road 339, according to the 53-year-old victim.

He said the dog was alive at 12:30 p.m. When his wife went to feed the animal at 7 p.m. she found it dead in its pen.

The dog, which was in a large kennel, had been shot and killed.

The initial incident report did not provide further details as to possible suspect or motive.

If charged, the suspect could face one count of cruelty to animals, a misdemeanor.

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