From the Aberdeen Police Department:
(Aberdeen, Maryland) March 26,2012- At about 8:30 p.m. Sunday, March 25, officers responded to the first block of Liberty Street to investigate the report of a dog being shot.
Arriving officers found a dead pit bull which had suffered from a gunshot wound to head. Residents heard the dog barking and a single gunshot, when the residents ran outside they found the dog but no one was in the area. The investigation is continuing.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to Detective Donald Licato, Aberdeen Police Criminal Investigations Section at 410-272-2121.