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March 11, 2014 at 8:18 AM

Spokane couple sleeping in dumpster tossed in garbage truck

SPOKANE (AP) — A couple who were sleeping in a dumpster with their dog were awakened Tuesday morning when they were thrown into the back of a garbage truck in Spokane. When the driver heard a lot a noise, he pulled over and called for help. Firefighters arrived and found the man, woman and dog inside the…


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February 2, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Warrant issued for man accused of dumping sick, starving puppies

The man accused of dumping emaciated puppies in the woods near Joint Base Lewis-McChord failed to appear in court on Friday, and a warrant has been issued for his arrest. Authorities are looking for Christopher Merrick who’s charged with animal cruelty. When the puppies were discovered, their ribs were protruding, their paws were swollen and some were…


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