Houston Co. Teens Charged with Killing a Pet Goat | News
Two young men were charged Friday with aggravated cruelty to animals for killing a pet goat.
William Dakota Dixon, 19, and Tanner Dylan Ritnour, 17, were arrested by the Perry Police Department and Houston County Sheriff's Office.
Police say the two released the goat from its pen and ran over it with a vehicle on August 14 around 3 a.m.
The goat, according to the news release, was owned by a Houston 4-H club member at Mossy Creek Middle School in Kathleen, Georgia.
Dixon and Ritnour were also charged with burglary.
Police urge anyone with information to contact Detective Jason Jones at the Perry Police Department at (478) 988-2833.