LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) — A La Crosse woman could face animal cruelty charges after her boyfriend’s dog was found dead.
Police say the 32-year-old woman broke into the man’s apartment early Thursday and strangled the basset hound, Jixer, with a choke collar.READ MORE: 'I Just Want To Meet The Guy': Mountain Biker's Life Saved By Off-Duty Doctor On Minnesota Trail
The man told police he and the woman had been out that night, but he wouldn’t allow her in his apartment.READ MORE: Both Directions Of I-694 Reopen Following Police Incident In North Metro
The La Crosse Tribune says the woman faces charges of mistreating an animal causing death, disorderly conduct and criminal damage to property when she appears Tuesday in La Crosse County Circuit Court.MORE NEWS: Calling North Mpls. A ‘War Zone,’ 26 Residents Send Open Letter To Gov. Requesting State Troopers Or Nat’l Guard
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