WATCH: Police Taser and Shoot Dog For Protecting Its Home, Dispose of Body Before Notifying The Owner
(TFTP ) – Binghamton, NY – A video was uploaded to Fb this week displaying two law enforcement officials tasering after which taking pictures a younger lady’s canine after it bit an intruder.
In an interview with The Free Thought Challenge, Estavia Cron tells us that she was at work when her brother and a gaggle of buddies broke into her residence with out permission. When Estavia’s brother entered, her canine ‘Gotti’, attacked the intruders biting one among them on the ankle. Estavia additionally mentioned that her brother was conscious that Gotti had been abused in a earlier residence, and was extraordinarily protecting.
Nonetheless, as a substitute of instantly leaving the home, Estavia’s brother known as the police. When officers arrived they admittedly did not correctly examine the incident, and fairly than arrest a trespasser, killed an harmless canine for shielding his residence.
In accordance with witnesses, Gotti was trapped in alleyway exterior of the residence and posed no risk to anybody. Through the 30 minute encounter police tasered the canine twice earlier than taking pictures him. The ultimate moments of the encounter have been caught on eyewitness’ video.
Estavia informed us that she arrived residence to a bloody mess and a observe informing her that her canine was useless. The observe additionally said the well being division had disposed of Gotti’s physique in a landfill earlier than notifying her of the incident, denying her the flexibility to say goodbye to her beloved pet.
Under is a video Estavia uploaded displaying the horrific scene she got here residence to after police executed her canine.
In accordance with the police report obtained by WBNG, Estavia’s brother informed officers after they arrived that the residence and canine have been his. Officers, nevertheless, did not confirm this info as a result of there was “no indication on the time that the state of affairs was something greater than it appeared.”
In response to her beloved canine being shot by police, a month earlier than his first birthday, Estavia has began a petition calling for ‘Justice for Gotti’. Within the petition Estavia poignantly asks,
Why ought to a police officer who’s educated to cope with canine be capable of shoot one useless with no motion different then assumptions? Why can the well being division despose [sic] of a useless animal physique in a land fill with no name to the proprietor???
When requested what she hopes to perform along with her petition, Estavia echoed the irritating sentiment of so many households whose pets have been killed by police, saying merely, “I simply hope with sufficient signatures one thing will give.”
Sadly, ‘Police kill canine’ shouldn’t be an unusual information headline across the nation. As TFTP’s Matt Agorist reported final yr,
The Division of Justice estimates that at the least 25 dogs are killed by police every day.
The Puppycide Database Challenge estimates the variety of canine being killed by police to be nearer to 500 dogs a day (which interprets to 182,000 canine a yr).
As a result of not all police departments preserve observe of canine shootings, these numbers fluctuate extensively. Nonetheless, regardless of the last physique rely, what we’re coping with is an epidemic of huge proportions.”
Maybe it’s time for law enforcement officials to observe the lead of UPS drivers and US postal employees across the nation, who faithfully ship packages every day with out claiming they ‘concern for his or her lives.’