Eldred J. Cannon
bleach into the water bowls of 2 dogs
NE Douglas County
Cannon, 33, is charged with criminal trespass and
attempted animal torture.† He remains in jail after being accused of putting
bleach into the water bowls of two Siberian Huskies. The dogs, named Tango
and Cash are okay.
(Photo courtesy of KETV7) Mina Payton, the dogís owner, has filed a protection
order against him. Payton stated that was only because she caught Cannon pouring
a liquid into the bowl.† Payton asked Cannon what he was doing in her backyard and he
responded that he was just giving her dogs some water.† Payton further stated
that it was just about three minutes ago that she had come from outside after
having given them water.† She stated she then walked to the bowl and was overwhelmed
by a strong bleach odor.
who was visiting Paytonís neighbors home told officers that he was just throwing out
dishwater with bleach.† He further stated that he may have accidentally gotten
some in the dog bowl.
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