Daviess Co. Man Charged for Shooting Dog

Published 04/02 2014 05:58PM

Updated 04/02 2014 06:01PM

Vigil to be held for Collie Shot
Vigil to be held for Collie Shot
A Daviess County, Kentucky grand jury indicts a man in connection with the shooting of Lad the collie.

28-year-old Matthew Wade Beauchump is charged with torture of a dog or cat which is a felony. He's accused of shooting Lad in the face nearly two months ago.

The dog was found on the side of a road near Maceo. Meanwhile, Lad is at the University of California-Davis awaiting surgery to his jaw.

The Arrow Fund, an animal non-profit group, has been taking care of lad since the shooting.

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