OCt 4, 2010
An Oakland family can’t believe police shot and killed their aging Labrador retriever “Gloria.” They found out what happened when they got home and saw a note on their front door saying that an Oakland police officer had shot and killed her. Now the family is questioning police policy.
The 11-year-old family dog has an entire page dedicated to her in the Hallock family scrapbook. Matthew Hallock picked the yellow lab out of the litter when he was 3 years old because she looked like his beloved teddy bear.”Just being a presence was important and it made everything complete. Now that she’s gone, it’s like missing a family member,” says Matthew.Gloria was shot and killed by an officer who responded to the family’s home because the alarm system went off.Â Full article here
This article was posted: Monday, October 4, 2010 at 3:21 am