FAYETTE COUNTY (KDKA) — Charges have been dismissed against a Fayette County man accused of killing his neighbor’s dog.
A Connellsville judge threw out the felony aggravated cruelty to animals charge filed against Michael Zadrozny.READ MORE: Ohio Drops Vaccination Age To 50 As New Cases Decrease
The DA’s office cited a “lack of evidence” to continue with the case.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Penguins, Penguins Foundation Celebrating Gender Equality Month
The family searched the area that night with no luck, but found Otto dead on the hill behind the home the following morning.MORE NEWS: Urban Redevelopment Authority Accepting Renovation Proposals For Old Beltzhoover Elementary School
Otto’s owner, Paul Zuro, said police officers followed a blood trail from Otto’s body to a yard belonging to Zadrozny.