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Cop Accused Of Trying To Throw His Own Dog Out Inside A Trash Bag

By Hilary Hanson

An 11-year veteran of the Philadelphia police force is facing animal cruelty charges after prosecutors said he attempted to dispose of a live dog inside a trash bag.

The dog, a young female pit bull named Cranberry, was found emaciated but still alive covered in a sheet and stuffed into a garbage back inside a waste bin at a park in November, CBS Philly reports. Cranberry had a microchip ID that identified her as belonging to Long, and law enforcement also found that he had a sheet they say matched the one wrapped around the dog.

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Source:: Huffington Post Green