SWAT officer shoots dog during search of Manchester Township residence

The Ocean County Prosecutor's Office says a New Jersey SWAT team member shot and killed a dog while executing a search warrant.

News 12 Staff

Jan 2, 2020, 9:37 PM

Updated 1,655 days ago

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(AP) - The Ocean County Prosecutor's Office says a New Jersey SWAT team member shot and killed a dog while executing a search warrant.
The prosecutor's office says the dog displayed aggressive behavior and the SWAT member shot the dog once. The prosecutor's office did not say why they were executing a search.
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The New Jersey Division of Criminal Justice Internal Affairs Unit, the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office and the Ocean County Sheriff's Office are investigating.
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