COWANSHANNOCK TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — State police in Armstrong County are investigating after a woman reported that her dog had been shot.

The incident happened off of Meadow Road in Cowanshannock Township between Monday and Tuesday.

Investigators say the dog’s owner reported that when someone found her 9-year-old beagle on Tuesday, it had been shot by a small caliber rifle.

According to state police, the beagle had been last seen chasing a rabbit behind the owner’s home.

The dog survived, and now state police are asking anyone with information about the shooting to contact them.

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