The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA


June 16, 2012

Two sisters in fear as neighbor shoots dog

A 51-year-old Turbotville man has been jailed on reckless endangerment charges after shooting a 4-year-old family dog as two sisters turned their eyes away in disbelief Friday morning.

Olen F. Mast, of Gardner Road, was placed in Montour County Jail pending arraignment after firing a .22-caliber rifle twice at King, a mix between an elk hound and Chihuahua, at the home of Jacob James Hershberger, also of Gardner Road. The second shot struck the family pet, state police at Milton report.

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