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Man faces aggravated animal abuse charges in Cottage Grove

In Cottage Grove, police arrested a man after they say he killed the family dog with a knife.

Posted: Oct. 12, 2017 4:25 AM

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. - Police arrested a man after they said he killed the family dog with a knife.

Aaron Montoya, 30, is charged with aggravated animal abuse.

Police said Montoya killed the family pit bull either late Saturday night or early Sunday morning.

He is currently in the Lane County Jail.

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