**(Bulletin)City man arrested for animal cruelty in connection with dead dog found hanging from tree...
A Jamestown man has been arrested on a Felony charge for allegedly killing the dog that was found dead... hanging from a tree on the city's westside earlier this week.  City police Captain Bob Samuelson says officers took 47 year-old Robert Overton into custody early this afternoon... and, charged him with killing the American Pitbull dog late last year.  Samuelson says Overton then allegedly hung the dog using a red leash and blue nylon rope near the corner of Hallock and Palmer Streets.  He says a passerby saw the animal while walking through the area early last Monday night.  Samuelson says Overton was arrested after the department received "multiple citizen tips" on the matter.  He says the suspect faces one count of Felony Aggravated Cruelty to Animals... which is a violation of the state's Ag and Markets Law.

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