War Veteran Arrested After Rescuing Dog From Hot Car

Michael Hammons used the footrest of his wife's wheelchair to break the window of a car holding a small dog.
0:44 | 05/13/15

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So an attempted rescue has this Georgia man in trouble let's Michael having to use the foot rest of his wife's wheelchair to break a car window. Why would he do that well he was trying to say evil small dog he says that all was inside seem to be struggling with the heat. The woman who owns the car pressed charges against him and hammonds was arrested for breaking into the car she with an intern cited by animal control officers were leaving her don't look. In a hot car. Michael just showed up out of nowhere you know carrying his big metal object to what was going on enemies are smashing the windows were like. Why how the dog was gonna die. Billy is there to help. He was. A hero we thought.

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