07/10/2013
Officers threatened, city besieged following shooting death of dog

3 Hawthorne police officers have been reassigned following threats from an angered community after a video that shows one officer killing a Rottweiler went viral. The officers were arresting the dog's owner for interfering as police surrounded the home of armed robbers, when the dog jumped out the window of a vehicle and lunged at one of the officers.


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