By Football Italian staff The son of a police officer was arrested for allegedly killing a dog.
The Dog Lover Club of Napoli was called for help by police following the discovery of the body of a dog, identified as a small breed terrier.
The owner of the dog was arrested and his father was arrested as well.
According to local reports, the owner of a bar and restaurant in the area of Monte Verde and Sesto Verde was attacked by a dog that had been chasing a stray cat.
The suspect, a 26-year-old man, was charged with the killing of the terrier, and he was detained at the Police Station of Campiglio.
He is due to appear in court on September 27.