A Kotzebue man is behind bars and faces a felony animal cruelty charge after State Troopers say he killed four sled dogs while drunk.
Alaska State Troopers say 42-year-old Carl Henry Jr. showed up drunk at a family member’s cabin about 23 miles east of Kotzebue around 7:30 on the night on April 9.
The family member got in a fight with Henry, who Troopers say then left the cabin.
That family member then went out to feed a lot of sled dogs, only to find blood on the ground and four dogs missing.
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