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Shreveport man charged with cruelty, accused of shooting neighbor's poodle

Clarence Dunivan, 75 (Source: Shreveport Police Department) Clarence Dunivan, 75 (Source: Shreveport Police Department)

A Shreveport man is charged with cruelty to animals, accused of shooting and killing his neighbor's poodle.

Police say it happened around 4 p.m. on Saturday. A 10-year-old girl was playing with the poodle in her front yard when it got loose and wound up on the property of 75-year-old Clarence Dunivan.

Police say Dunivan approached the dog in his yard, knelt down and shot it a small-caliber handgun.

Dunivan was booked in the Shreveport City Jail on a felony charge of aggravated cruelty to animals.

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