TOWN OF LITTLE SUAMICO (WLUK) -- Oconto County authorities are investigating after a pet dog was fatally shot on the owner's property.
It happened Friday between 6:00 a.m. and 6:15 a.m. in the 400 block of County Highway J in the town of Little Suamico.
The 15-pound white dog was found dead by its owner in the backyard with a single-gunshot wound.
Officials say the owner's backyard is visible from the roadway, approximately 45 yards away.
If you have any information regarding this incident, please call the Oconto County Sheriff's Office at (920) 834-6900.