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Montgomery County woman accused of killing dog with baseball bat

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A Montgomery County woman is facing two misdemeanor charges after allegedly beating her dog to death with a baseball bat, then lying about it. Debralee Knight, 33, was arrested Tuesday following a monthlong investigation into the death of her young dog. “We got an anonymous tip Oct. 25, but she actually killed the dog more than a month before,” said Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office Investigator Theresa Pingitore, who handled the case. Following the tip, sheriff’s ...

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wmarincic
December 4, 2013
5:45 p.m.

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The animal cruelty laws need to be changed. People who abuse animals also abuse children and seniors. Change the sentences to a maximum 20 years and watch things change.

safny
December 4, 2013
6:44 p.m.

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I'd be happy to give her a few shots with an aluminum bat - you don't want a dog, don't get one, stupid.

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