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17 September 2008

Victoria Times Colonist (British Columbia)

A View Royal man accused of shooting and killing a four-month-old puppy on Quadra Island has turned himself in to the West Shore RCMP detachment in Langford. The police said in a press release that Cody Wellard, 31, refused to provide a formal statement or discuss what happened, but did say the shooting was an accident. He was released on a promise to appear in court in Campbell River on Oct. 13. The RCMP is seeking charges for careless use of a firearm and... (

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