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September 17, 2012 at 12:20 PM

UPDATE: Man who beat dog sentenced to 6 months in jail

The Associated Press A Washington state man who beat a neighbor’s dog with a hatchet after luring it with treats has been sentenced to six months in jail. The Pierce County prosecutor’s office says 55-year-old Ricky Knowles was sentenced Monday after pleading guilty in July to first-degree animal cruelty. Prosecutors say Orting police were called after neighbors saw…


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