Janesville Man Shoots 2 Pitbulls

By WTVO WQRF Newsroom

Published 07/28 2013 09:47PM

Updated 07/28 2013 10:05PM

WTVO--A Janesville man shot two pitbulls, fatally wounding one, after being cornered by the dogs on his own property. Police responded to the call in the 1400 block of Sharon Road. The dogs were unleashed, left their owners property and charged toward the man. Police say he retreated into his garage and feeling threatened he shot both dogs. One died and the other was taken to a veternian for treatment. The case has been forwarded to the district attorney's office to be reviewed for possible charges.

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