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Cleburne police reviewing video of officer shooting dog but say clip doesn't tell whole story


CLEBURNE, Texas — Authorities say they are investigating video of a Texas police officer shooting one dog and pointing his gun at another moments after the animals approached.

Cleburne police say the 22-second video being circulated online doesn't tell the whole story. According to a police report obtained by the Cleburne Times-Review ( ), the officer said one of the dogs became aggressive before he opened fire.

The report says the dog rolled into a ditch and died, while the other was taken by animal control.

The shooting happened in August but the video began drawing attention on social media this week. The video appears to have been taken from a camera worn by the officer.

Cleburne police say the city it "obviously concerned" about the video and is reviewing the shooting.

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