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Dogs shot dead on hunt

Published 8:31pm Monday, January 6, 2014

The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries is investigating after two hunting hounds were shot and killed by an “unknown subject” during a hunting expedition Saturday, according to city spokeswoman Diana Klink and a police report.

Following the incident, one owner found their dog lying dead, and the other hound died later of a gunshot would, Klink says.

“There were no witnesses,” she wrote in an email. “The incident remains under investigation.”

According to a Suffolk Police Department report, the incident occurred at Box Elder Road between 5 and 5:30 p.m.

The victims said their dogs were “shot by an unknown person,” the report states.

  • DHunt100

    Whoever shot those dogs and you know who you are BEWARE WHAT GOES AROUND=COMES AROUND. As a landowner and hunter, I do not like the practice of hunting with dogs but they are not at fault. They are only doing what is taught to them. Some how you will receive payback for your conduct.

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  • So What

    its about time Bambi began to take defensive measures and it was just dogs this time.

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