Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Man Facing Charges After PTSD Service Dog Killed

Man arrested in connection with hit-and-run that killed service dog 
Jesse Gosselin arrested Monday
WMTV News
By Jim Keithley
Dec 08, 2015
Sophie had protected and helped Drake cope with the effects of post-traumatic stress disorder for the last seven years.
BERWICK, Maine —A Dover, New Hampshire, man was arrested Monday in connection with a hit-and-run that killed a service dog in Berwick on Saturday.

Berwick police said they received a tip about a tan 1999 Oldsmobile Eighty Eight matching the description of the vehicle involved in an accident that had killed a 7-year-old service dog at a home on Cranberry Meadow Road in Berwick.

When police went to the home, they said the car showed signs of a fairly recent minor accident.

Police arrested Jesse Gosselin, 23, of Dover, and charged him with leaving the scene of a property damage accident and operating a motor vehicle after license had been suspended.
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