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Two dogs shot near Summerville, Jefferson County

Beaver Township, PA – Two dogs were shot in Jefferson County.

The investigation is still ongoing and the circumstances of the shooting are still unclear, but State Police in Punxsutawney say a known suspect discharged three rounds from a Savage .17 caliber rifle at two dogs around 9:30 Monday night, June 29.

It happened on Heathville Ohl Road in Beaver Township, Jefferson County, near Summerville.

One dog was shot twice and killed. The other dog was not located.

The dogs were owned by a 29-year-old man and 30-year-old woman from Summerville.

It’s being investigated as a case of cruelty to animals.

If you know anything about it, please call State Police in Punxsutawney at 814-938-0510.

Click Here to read the online police report.