Animal Cruelty Charge Dropped

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A charge of animal cruelty has been dropped against a man who admitted to shooting his dog after he says it bit his son.

32-year-old Scott Hamilton appeared in court Monday.

During the preliminary hearing, Hamilton pled not guilty to a felony charge of reckless endangerment and a misdemeanor charge of firing a gun in city limits.

Hamilton’s trial for those two charges is set for October 8th.

But again, the charge for shooting his dog has been dismissed.

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