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AP-US–Dog Shot-Secret Service
Police are investigating after a dog was shot and killed by an off-duty Secret Service agent in New York City. The shooting happened shortly after 9:30 p.m. Monday in the Windsor Terrace neighborhood of Brooklyn. A New York Police Department spokesman says the agent turned a corner and was charged by the dog. He says the agent fired one shot, killing the dog. The Secret Service says in a statement that the agent was involved in the shooting of “an unrestrained and aggressive canine.” A Secret Service spokesman says no one was holding the dog’s leash when the animal charged the agent.
Dog Fatally Shot by Secret Service Agent @CitizenApp
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