Controversy over off-duty Ill. cop who shot family dog
The family argues that the officer overreacted when fatally shooting their dog
CHICAGO — As usual, Laura Bravo's kids let their German shepherd into their locked back yard before school this morning.
Moments later, they heard several "pops" and looked out the window to see their 4-year-old pet, Malachi, lying in a bloody heap on the sidewalk across the street at 7:58 a.m.
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