Police are investigating after a dog was shot and killed in Cromwell Sunday morning.
The incident happened at approximately 10:51 a.m. at the Fox Meadows Condo Complex, according to police.
Officers said the dog was shot with two juveniles present.
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Bardsley Monfilston, 31, of Cromwell, later confessed to detectives that he was responsible for the shooting, according to police.
The dog, which is approximately one-year-old, was reported to be in serious condition and later succumbed to his injuries, police said.
Monfilston faces charges including second degree breach of peace, unlawful discharge of a firearm, two counts of risk of injury to a minor, first degree reckless endangerment, cruelty to animals and interfering with an officer. He was released on a $10,000 non-surety bond and is scheduled to appear in court on Dec. 1, police said.