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Petitioning Commonwealth Attorney Chris Cohron and 1 other

Malachi deserves justice! Punish his abuser & protect KY animals from abuse.


Warren County, Kentucky. On Friday, Jan. 20, 2012, the sheriff’s department was called in to check on a severely injured puppy. The puppy was found with severe injuries to the head, neck and body. It appeared the dog had been pulled by a chain behind a vehicle.

He was taken to Greystone Pet Hospital where they tended to his wounds, sedated him and bandaged him up. He suffered from shock, hypothermia and lost about 30 percent of the skin covering his body.

The 6-8 month puppy is now known as Malachi, named by his rescuers.

On Monday Jan. 24th, 2012. Shane Helson was arrested after arriving at Greystone Pet Hospital wanting to see his dog. He was accused of allegedly dragging Malachi behind his truck and charged with Class D felony, torturing dog or cat.

No dog should ever have to go through this abuse at the hands of ANYONE and even less, from their owner. Malachi’s tragic story has pierced through the hearts of animal lovers everywhere.

Please sign and share this petition to bring justice for Malachi. Also, for more videos and photos of Malachi please visit the links below.

This petition will be updated as more information becomes available; however, the intent will remain the same.

Video Credits: http://www.petfinder.com/petdetail/22024939 

Related sources to Malachi’s story.
http://www.fox17.com/newsroom/top_stories/videos/mywx_vid_10823.shtml
http://www.bgdailynews.com/news/local/richardsville-man-accused-of-dog-torture/article_01ed6636-46b4-11e1-909a-001871e3ce6c.html
FB photo:
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10150541025002492&set=a.149839027491.116057.721632491&type=1&theater
http://www.examiner.com/pet-rescue-in-national/man-who-dragged-dog-kentucky-arrested-for-animal-cruelty
http://www.newschannel5.com/story/16591782/puppy-recovering-after-being-dragged-by-truck
http://www.wbko.com/news/headlines/Dogs_Battle_To_Live_Could_Help_Other_Kentucky_Animals_138269454.html

Letter to
Commonwealth Attorney Chris Cohron
Judge John Brown
I just signed the following petition addressed to: Amy Milliken.

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Malachi deserves justice! Punish his abuser & protect KY animals from abuse.

With this petition, we, the undersigned respectfully request that a thorough investigation be carried out to prove that this was not an accident as Helson claims. Also, that he be prosecuted and if found guilty, to receive the maximum sentence allowed under law for this heinous crime. If Helson claims Malachi, that Malachi not be returned to Helson.

Sincerely,