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Menlo Park Officials Search for Suspect In Menlo Park Chihuahua Shooting

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The 4- or 5-year-old Chihuahua was found in the 1300 block of Henderson Avenue on Aug. 1, humane society officials said. It was alive but in pain, unable to walk and had no identifying tags.

The dog was taken to a shelter and examined by a veterinarian, who discovered the dog had been shot in the hindquarters, according to the humane society.

The bullet severed the 6-pound dog’s spine leaving it with no hope of regaining use of its back legs or hips and no control over its own urination and defecation, humane society officials said.

The dog was humanely euthanized that day.

The humane society is looking for information to identify a suspect in the case who could face charges of felony animal cruelty.

Please call the Fugitive Watch hot line at 1-800-9-CAUGHT (1-800-922-8448) or text us at 408-355-0999 or CLICK HERE to send a confidential email tip, if you know the name of this suspect or have any information that can help solve this crime

Por favor llame la línea de Los Fugitivos en 1-800-9-CAUGHT (1-800-922-8448) o texto en 408-355-0999 o haga clic aquí para envia un email a [email protected], si usted tiene alguna información que pueda ayudar a resolver este crimen.

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