Bed-Stuy Woman Says Cop Fatally Shot Her Dog In The Park Without Cause

From Gothamist
March 20, 2017 - 5:38pm
A Bed-Stuy woman says an NYPD officer fatally shot her dog on Sunday night as she walked him off-leash in a neighborhood park. Laura Stephen, a 53-year-old fashion executive, told Gothamist on Monday that the officer opened fire on her dog Ziggy, a six-year-old pitbull mix, from a distance of about twelve feet—contradicting the NYPD's account that the dog lunged at the officer, making him fear for his life. [ more › ]

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