WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT
Stark County Sheriff’s Office deputies are investigating a heinous case of animal cruelty after receiving a report of the crime from Soehnlen Vet Clinic in Massillon, Ohio. Apparently, the clinic is treating a 3-year-old German Shepherd, Zeus, who was shot in the face by his own owner.
Investigators say that 23-year-old owner Kevin James Fishburn shot the poor dog during a hunting trip. Police reports further revealed that Kevin tried to erase the evidence of his crime by removing Zeus’ collar and ID tags before leaving him to bleed out in the woods.
Cops are requesting anyone with any information on this man or the shooting incident to contact them. Let’s get the word out and help the authorities pin down the owner!
As the investigation is still ongoing, cops have requested the public to come forward with any relevant tips or information. You can contact the cops at (330) 430-3800 or the anonymous Crime Tip Line at (330) 451-3937. Spread the word!
Click the video below to watch Zeus’ disturbing abuse at the hands of his own owner!