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FILE -- A Suffolk County police car is seen in Huntington Station, N.Y. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Police: Suspects Fatally Shot Dog While Trying To Break Into LI House

Police on Long Island were seeking as many as five suspects who allegedly tried to break into a house Thursday afternoon. One of them shot and killed a dog, cops said.

07/17/2014

Suffolk County Police Cruiser (file / credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Officer Shoots, Kills Dog That Attacked In Brentwood, Long Island

A police officer shot and killed a stray dog on Long Island Tuesday, after the dog allegedly attacked him.

08/20/2013

Police blocked off the scene of a pit bull attack on Staten Island on April 6, 2013 (Credit CBS 2)

Police Shoot Down Pit Bull After Woman Is Attacked On Staten Island

Police shot and wounded a pit bull on Staten Island Saturday, after a girl was injured when three of the dogs got loose.

04/06/2013

Crowd Gathered At Shooting Scene On 14th St. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Police Shoot, Kill Pitbull Lunging At People On Manhattan’s East Side

Police said the dog was lunging at them and others on the crowded sidewalk, but one witness saw it another way.

08/13/2012