Mishawaka officer shoots dog while responding to call
MISHAWAKA, Ind. -- An officer shot a dog while responding to a call about a domestic incident Thursday morning, according to Mishawaka Police.
Officers were dispatched to the 300 block of E. Grove Street just before 11 a.m. for reports of an unwanted person.
A woman reported her ex-boyfriend was at her home cutting up her clothing.
When officers arrived, they noticed the ex-boyfriend's car was in the driveway, so they parked down the street.
While walking towards the residence, a large dog charged one of the officers, police said.
The officer shot the dog to stop the attack, police said.
The dog suffered non-life threatening injuries and was transported by the Humane Society to be treated.