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Wednesday, October 14, 2009

Woman Accused of Vandalizing Car -- With Dog

Posted By on Wed, Oct 14, 2009 at 5:30 AM

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Truth be told, there are more effective ways of vandalizing a car -- via a can of spray paint or a chisel to name a couple. But employing man's best friend as a means of inflicting damage upon a vehicle -- now that earns some style points.

On Sunday evening, a pair of San Francisco police officers headed to the intersection of Kelloch and Velasco to investigate allegations of automobile vandalism. Instead they got a shaggy dog story of sorts.

A woman told police officers that, yes, she was responsible for the gouges on a car -- but it wasn't her intention. She claims a large dog was menacing her small pooch, and as the big dog drew nearer, she placed her dog atop a nearby car and began shouting for help.

While her move kept her lapdog from being victimized, it did result in damage to the car of the sort that anyone owning a dog and hardwood floors can attest to.

Charges were not filed as this is evidently a matter that's between the car owner, the dog owner, and her little dog, too.

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Joe Eskenazi

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Joe Eskenazi was born in San Francisco, raised in the Bay Area, and attended U.C. Berkeley. He never left. "Your humble narrator" was a staff writer and columnist for SF Weekly from 2007 to 2015. He resides in the Excelsior with his wife, 4.3 miles from his birthplace and 5,474 from hers.

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