An Alexander woman’s dog was shot by a police chief but both parties are telling different stories.
According to the police report, Chief Jackson said when he arrived at the property, a dog started barking aggressively. Jackson said his life was in danger when he shot the dog.
According to the dog’s owner, he left the dog in the middle of the yard for her to put down fully.
Jackson issued citations for a vicious animal and violation of the leash law.
The dog’s owner filed a complaint with the police department.