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Gemma. (credit: Lapeer County Animal Control)

Man Who Shot His Dog With Arrow To Stand Trial On Animal Cruelty Charges

A judge has ordered a man to stand trial on animal cruelty charges for shooting his own dog in the head with a crossbow. The dog survived.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/25/2015

Bandit (photo: Michigan Humane Society)

Dog Found Shot In Leg; $2500 Reward Offered For Info Leading To Conviction

A $2,500 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction anyone who is responsible for shooting a dog found near Lahser and Midland on Detroit’s west side on Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2015

Gemma. (credit: Lapeer County Animal Control)

Lawyer: Man Charged With Animal Cruelty Was Justified In Shooting Own Dog With Arrow

The lawyer argued that his 28-year-old client had “just cause” to kill his own dog.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/11/2015

A crossbow is pictured (istockphoto)

Michigan Man Charged With Cruelty After Dog Shot With Arrow

Gemma’s owner told investigators he shot the dog with a crossbow after she behaved aggressively toward a second dog he owned.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/15/2015

4-year-old boxer/pit bull mix Stewie (credit: Simeon Sponsler)

Police Investigate After Dog Shot By Neighbor In Canton

Canton Police Sergeant Dan Traylor said that he expects the investigation into the shooting death of the dog called Stewie will be completed by the end of the week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/05/2015

Man Shoots Neighbor’s ‘Menacing’ Pit Bull In Macomb County

The shooting happened after the homeowner called 911 and requested assistance, saying he was being “menaced” by a neighbor’s pit bull.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/14/2014


No Charges Against Officer In Dog Shooting

A mid-Michigan police officer will not be charged for fatally shooting a golden retriever earlier this month.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/22/2012

Owners Of Dog Killed By Police Get Support

Friends and neighbors in a mid-Michigan community are rallying behind owners of a golden retriever that was fatally shot by a police officer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/12/2012