the dog pound still exist because I’ve seen quite a few cops shooting dog videos in the last year. Anyway, the Texas cop who triggered outrage when he shot family’s tail-wagging dog is getting a stack of death threats.
A police officer who triggered outrage when he fatally shot a pitbull puppy has received death threats with thousands calling for him to be ‘terminated’.
Footage from his body camera shows Officer Kevin Dupre calling over six-month-old Maximus with kissing noises before shooting the puppy in a garden in Cleburne, Texas.
He has been placed on paid administrative leave until the outcome of the police investigation.
A petition to terminate Officer Kevin Dupre has attracted 64,800 signatures.
It says: ‘We are ashamed and disgusted by the cowardly acts of this officer. It’s up to us to demand that the police not turn their head from this story.
‘This killing is totally unjustified and a vibrant young puppy died a horrible death. This puppy was loved and his owner Amanda Henderson was left devastated.’
Read more: Daily Mail