Police Arrest Suspect in Shooting at Portland High School

Lindsay Deutsch, USA TODAY Network  A 22-year-old man has been arrested by Portland Police Gang Enforcement Team officers in connection to the shooting Friday of four students outside an Oregon high school for at-risk youth. Early Saturday morning, police pulled over the man’s car and found a handgun in the vehicle, according to the Portland […]

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Constable accused of shooting family’s dog that got loose

ATASCOCITA, Texas – From the moment they brought him home, the Campbell’s felt like they hit the jackpot with their 2-year old Rottweiler-Boxer mix, named Buster. “We call him Mr. Wiggles because whenever he meets somebody, his tail shakes so much his body wiggles because he’s so happy to see you,” Gregory Campbell said. Buster’s […]

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Dog shooting in Toronto east end being investigated

Toronto police are seeking the public’s help in locating the person responsible for the shooting of a dog on Saturday night. A woman told police she was walking her 11-month-old American-English bulldog dog called Tonka in the Cornwall Street area, near Dundas and River streets, around 9 p.m. when she heard a bang and heard […]

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Dog shooting sparks debate

Lilly was a bright light in Kayla Quales’ world. A gift from her family and husband last Easter, the Australian shepherd-pointer mix was loving and energetic. “Her personality matched her brindle,” said Quales, who lives in Kempton — a rural area of Berks County. On Nov. 9, 10-month-old Lilly was playing at Quales’ mother’s house […]

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Shooting deaths of Chesco dogs spur a push to change law

Aubrey Whelan, INQUIRER STAFF WRITER Posted: Friday, March 1, 2013, 7:41 PM When a Chester County man shot and killed his neighbors’ Bernese mountain dogs, which he said were threatening his sheep, the uproar led to criminal charges against the farmer. And the case also could lead to changes in state law. State Sen. Andrew […]

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