June 16, 2021


We know our pets

Sparks guy booked on felony soon after allegedly capturing puppy

SPARKS, Nev. (KOLO) – A Sparks gentleman remained jailed Sunday early morning on a felony cost of hurting an animal just after he allegedly shot a pet dog at the Sparks Marina Saturday night that experienced gotten out of its collar.

Harold Neil Miller, 57, was also booked on three gross misdemeanor counts of firing a gun where by men and women could be endangered.

The Sarks Law enforcement Division claimed it been given numerous 911 calls Saturday about 6:11 p.m. Two puppies were included in a combat at the Sparks Marina and a gentleman strolling a massive puppy fired various shots and continued west by means of the Sparks Marina.

It was not crystal clear from the police statement if the dog getting walked by the man was associated in the fight. Law enforcement also did not listing the issue of the pet dog that was shot. Law enforcement were not offered for comment Sunday morning.

A KOLO 8 Information Now photographer who saw the canine mentioned it appeared to weigh about 10 lbs ..

Law enforcement identified Miller in the vicinity of Western Village and detained him without having incident.

“Miller cooperated with the investigation and admitted to shooting the victim’s canine after it experienced run out of its collar,” law enforcement claimed.

They talk to any person else with info call police at 775-353-2231 or Mystery Witness at 775-322-4900 or go to http://www.secretwitness.com.

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Sparks Police Department officers consider Harold Miller into custody near the Sparks Marina right after Miller allegedly shot a pet dog at the marina.(Dan Pyke/KOLO)