On Air Now

Now Playing

Our Playlist »

Listen

Listen Live Now » 94.7 FM Central Wisconsin 102.9 FM Wausau, WI

Weather

Current Conditions(Wausau,WI 54403)

More Weather »
53° Feels Like: 53°
Wind: SSW 10 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip

Tonight

Showers 48°

Tomorrow

Showers 65°

Mon Night

Showers 50°

Alerts

Marshfield man charged after breaking dog's neck

MARSHFIELD, WI (WTAQ) - Authorities say a Marshfield man allegedly broke his dog’s neck and sent a photo of the body to a relative.

Court records show 27-year-old Michael Loftus told investigators that he killed the dog during while walking it on November 27 and left it in the woods.

No motive was listed in the complaint.

Loftus was charged on Friday with mistreating an animal and causing its death. If convicted, he faces a maximum one-and-a-half years in prison.

(Story courtesy of Wheeler News Service)

Comments