PCPD: Officer shoots charging dog

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - According to Panama City Police, an officer shot a dog after it continued to charge at him.

Officials say officers responded to a disturbance in the 1700 block of Deer Avenue.

They say a large breed dog that was unrestrained in the residence charged the officer and chased him into the street.

The dog reportedly kept charging and forced the officer to shoot the dog to prevent an attack,