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Video: Man charged after dragging puppy behind scooter

The man claimed he had no idea the puppy was being dragged; she is now being cared for at an animal shelter


Illinois — An Illinois man is charged with animal cruelty after surveillance video allegedly shows him dragging his four-month-old puppy behind his scooter.

This is surveillance video of what happened in a 7-11 parking lot on Sunday. A man on a motor scooter dragging behind his four month old puppy on a leash.

Police say a clerk at the store reported a blood trail in the parking lot, after a man came into the store asking for some water for his dog. They saw bloody footprints and everything, called the police officers.  When officers arrived, they reviewed the tape.

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