WAUSAU, Wis (WSAU) Wausau police say a puppy was shot multiple times with a pellet gun yesterday afternoon. The animal died from its injuries. It was less than one year old.
The incident happened around 1:30pm while the dog was outside on Humboldt Street. The dog's owner wasn't home at the time. A veterinarian notified police after the animal was rushed in for treatment to try saving its life.
Wausau police say anyone with information should call them, 715-261-7800.