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Man wanted in East Toledo dog shooting arrested

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 Police have arrested a man accused of shooting a German shepherd in East Toledo.  Officers received a tip and arrested Marcus Crawford Tuesday night on several charges, including cruelty to animals.  He pleaded not guilty Wednesday to all counts.

Police say he walked up to the 3-year-old dog in March and shot her.

Planned Pethood took in the dog and had to amputate one of her legs.  A spokesperson tells 13abc the dog, named June, is doing well.  She is recovering with a foster family.

Crawford is being held on 20-thousand dollars bond on charges unrelated to the shooting.  A judge found another suspect, Gary Crawford, guilty of obstructing justice in the case.  He received a 90-day jail sentence.

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