UPDATE: Spokane Man Shoots Woman's Dog - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

UPDATE: Spokane Man Shoots Woman's Dog

SPOKANE, Wash. - We talked to two neighbors of the dog that got shot and they both agree on what happened. They tell KHQ the dog was neglected, tied up and left outside all day and that the dog barked constantly. They go on to tell us that 47-year-old Roland Hewett, the man who shot the dog is a good guy who just made a bad decision. The two also noted that the media is blowing the story out of proportion.

KHQ has tried to contact Hewett several times but we have yet to speak with him.

The owner of the dog spoke with KHQ Tuesday afternoon and denied all claims that she neglects her dog. She says the dog has allergies and is fed specialty food to accommodate her needs. According to the owner, the dog has its own dog door and own pool and is never tied up.

The owner also told KHQ that she is taking the dog to the vet again on Tuesday because of complications she is suffering as a result of being shot.

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