Middleboro: Man charged with shooting dog while drunk

A Middleboro man is in hot water after police say he shot his dog while he was drunk.

A local vet who was treating the dog called authorities, who arrested 55-year-old Gordon Lagstrom at his home at 118 Pierce St. Saturday afternoon.

Lagstrom is charged with animal cruelty and several weapons offenses.

The dog’s condition is unknown.

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