Animal Suffers Broken Jaw
Jeff Garretson - Fri 11:22 AM 04/27/2012
Police are investigating after a dog's jaw is broken.
Police were contacted by the owner of a mixed breed dog after a visit to the vet revealed his pet had a broken jaw.
Mike Koop of Manhattan was visiting family in Salina and left his dog in the backyard. When they returned to the house at 612 Morningside - the family found the dog injured.
The owner told police he took the dog to a veterinarian after the pet stopped eating.
Police say the dog may have been struck with an unknown blunt object.