JCPD: Man charged after officers find dog dead inside home


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.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss