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Thursday, Jun 6, 2002County: Hartford
» Peter Zaterka
» Edward Rowe
Two men have been charged with animal cruelty after police say they beat a friend's pit bull to death last month in South Windsor.
Arrested were 27-year-old Edward Rowe of Manchester, Conn., and 30-year-old Peter Zaterka of South Windsor.
The dog -- a 30-pound pit bull -- had been staying with Zaterka. The dog's owner said he kept his dog there because his apartment in Manchester didn't permit it.
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