Man arrested in burned dog case

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – A person has been arrested in connection with the burning of a pit bull.

St. Louis police arrested Wesley Reid.  He’s accused of felony animal abuse. Police say Reid burned “Zeus” the dog in August in the area of Amelia and Bircher in north St. Louis.

“Zeus” had to be put down because his injuries were too severe.