JCPD: Man charged after officers find dog dead inside home

Crime

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Tenn. (WJHL) — A Johnson City man has been arrested after allegedly killing a dog.

According to a news release from the Johnson City Police Department, officers responded to a disturbance on Willmar Street around 11 p.m. Friday.

JCPD said when officers arrived, they found the caller who said he saw Wesley White hanging his dog from a clothes rack.

Officers found the dog dead inside the residence.

Police arrested White and took him to the Washington County Detention Center where he is being held on a $5,000 bond.

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