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Charges for Couple Who Own "Dangerous" Dogs

 
Posted Thursday, July 31st 2014 @ 8pm

From WOODTV/24 Hour News 8...

The Lapeer, MI AP reports that an eastern Michigan couple are charged with second-degree murder. According to the Flint Journal, prosecutors say the couple allegedly own two dogs that fatally mauled a 46-year-old jogger (Craig Sytsma of Livonia), on July 23 near Metamora Township (45 miles north of Detroit). They’re also charged with possessing a dangerous animal causing death.

The Detroit Free Press reports that federal authorities say the couple are Albanians living in the U.S. illegally and facing deportation.

Dog in Kennel

Photo Courtesy of AP Photo/Lapeer County Sheriff

Craig Sytsma

Photo Courtesy of Craig Sytsma

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