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Cop Tries to Shoot Dog, Ends Up Shooting Himself

Posted By admin On April 18, 2014 @ 1:28 pm In Featured Stories,Prison Planet,Tile | Comments Disabled

Footage shows docile canine playing with children

Adan Salazar
Prison Planet.com
April 18, 2014

A California sheriff’s deputy is feeling the sting of humiliation after he attempted to shoot a fenced-in dog, but failed, succeeding only in shooting himself.


Here’s another version of the above video via Youtube [1].

The deputy, who works with the Riverside County Court Services Division, was reportedly serving an eviction notice at a Riverside home on Wednesday at around 2p.m. when a “large dog [2]” approached him.

Police say the pit bull, who can be seen in footage shot by Los Angeles NBC affiliate KNBC [3] being playful and friendly with several children, attacked the officer, forcing him to draw his weapon.

Cop Tries to Shoot Dog, Ends Up Shooting Himself dep1 [4]

Deputy is hauled into ambulance after botching dog execution.

Cop Tries to Shoot Dog, Ends Up Shooting Himself largedog [5]

Children relieved dog wasn’t shot.

“A large pit bull breed dog attacked the deputy,” an investigator told KNBC. “In defense of himself, he fired one round at the dog and inadvertently struck himself in the leg.”

The dog’s owner, Jorge Rodriguez, says his dog never attacked.

Cop Tries to Shoot Dog, Ends Up Shooting Himself copshot [6]

Dog owner Jorge Rodriguez thankful the officer and his dog are OK.

“The officer got scared and unfortunately pulled his gun and he shot himself,” Rodriguez says. “He was in pain, man, I feel sorry for the officer.”

The officer sustained non-life threatening injuries and is being treated at the Riverside Community hospital.

Reports say the Department of Animal Services won’t take action against the dog as she was legally within a fenced enclosure. No word on whether the officer will be investigated for mishandling his firearm [7].


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[1] Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KHsIwQkAJxw

[2] large dog: http://losangeles.cbslocal.com/2014/04/16/sheriffs-deputy-hospitalized-after-accidentally-shooting-himself-in-leg/

[3] Los Angeles NBC affiliate KNBC: http://www.nbclosangeles.com/video/#!/on-air/as-seen-on/Sheriffs-Deputy-Accidentally-Shoots-Himself/255584201

[4] Image: http://static.infowars.com/bindnfocom/2014/04/dep1.jpg

[5] Image: http://static.infowars.com/bindnfocom/2014/04/largedog.jpg

[6] Image: http://static.infowars.com/bindnfocom/2014/04/copshot.jpg

[7] mishandling his firearm: http://www.prisonplanet.com http://blog.ctnews.com/connecticutpostings/2014/02/11/bridgeport-cop-arrested/

[8] Police Notify Family of Son’s Homicide, Shoot Pet Dog: http://www.prisonplanet.com/police-notify-family-of-sons-homicide-shoot-pet-dog.html

[9] Navy Yard shooting: psyop, loose ends, media parrots: http://www.prisonplanet.com/navy-yard-shooting-psyop-loose-ends-media-parrots.html

[10] Gun Grabbers Blame Toy Guns and Airsoft Guns For Police Shooting of 13-Year-Old: http://www.prisonplanet.com/gun-grabbers-blame-toy-guns-and-airsoft-guns-for-police-shooting-of-13-year-old.html

[11] Eyewitnesses: Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Did Not Shoot Boston Cop: http://www.prisonplanet.com/eyewitnesses-dzhokhar-tsarnaev-did-not-shoot-boston-cop.html

[12] VIDEO: Police shoot dog defending owner as cops arrested him – for filming them: http://www.prisonplanet.com/video-police-shoot-dog-defending-owner-as-cops-arrested-him-for-filming-them.html

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