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Case ID: 18512
Classification: Mutilation/Torture
Animal: dog (non pit-bull)
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Thursday, Sep 1, 2011

County: Chittenden

Disposition: Alleged

Alleged: Matthew Weeks

A Vermont man has been accused of putting duct tape on his roommate's dog and ripping it off, removing hair and skin from the animal.

Twenty-8-year-old Matthew Weeks of South Burlington was arrested and issued a citation Thursday for cruelty to animals.

Police say Weeks is accused of putting the tape on the roommate's Pomeranian.


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