Thursday January 10th, 2013 informationliberation.com
Birmingham Police shot and killed man's chocolate lab inside his home, grieving owner says (AL.com)
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Early Friday morning, Barry Cochran was in the bedroom of his home in the East Thomas neighborhood when, according to Cochran, two Birmingham Police officers came to the door and ended up shooting and killing Cochran's dog, a 60 lb., four-year-old chocolate lab mix named Bella.