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Dog Bites Spokane Police Officer; Owner Tased After Attacking Officer

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Spokane Police say just after 4:00pm Monday afternoon they were called to the Riverfront Park fountain for a belligerent male who was pounding on the roof of a security car. 

While on that call, a dog ran up to an officer and bit his leg. In an effort to get the dog to stop biting him, the officer kicked the dog away. That's when the dog's owner attacked the officer for kicking her dog. Once she attacked the officer, the woman was tased and arrested. The dog was ok. 

As for the man who was acting belligerent, we are told he was arrested as well. Both him and the dog's owner are being charged with 3rd Degree Assault. 

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