Man Who Killed Police K9 Gets 45-Year Sentence

Kelontre Barefield, 23, who shot and killed Canton, Ohio, police K9 Jethro, has been sentenced to 45 years in prison after pleading guilty to charges related to the dog’s death and charges in an unrelated robbery case. Three-year-old Jethro was killed in January after he was shot multiple times while responding to a burglary at a grocery store. The police chief said the German Shepherd saved officers’ lives in the incident. — Read it at ABC News


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