EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) -- A teenager is accused of killing a dog by slitting its throat.
18-year-old Christopher Bong is charged in Eau Claire County with mistreatment of animals, carrying a concealed weapon and disorderly conduct.
According to the criminal complaint, Bong slit the throat of the dog after the dog's 15-year-old owner, and the owners mom, got in an argument over the weekend.
Bong is accused of then burying the dog under some rocks by a railroad track near their home.
If convicted, Bong faces more than four years in prison.