Man Arrested For Shooting And Killing Dog
Clinton, NY (WIBX) – A Clinton man is facing charges after police say he shot and killed his dog.
According to Kirkland Police, 58-year old William Richerson was emotionally upset and took the Jack Russell Terrier into the basement of his home and shot the dog with a 22-caliber pistol.
Richerson was charged with aggravated cruelty to an animal and criminal possession of a weapon.
Police say Richerson did not have a permit for the gun.