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Ouellette reportedly said he would do it all the time, and that the dog, which wasn't injured in the incident, "likes it."
An investigation determined Ouellette wasn't the owner of the dog, and the dog was taken without the owner's permission.
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Authorities said Ouellette inflicted unnecessary cruelty on the dog by throwing it 12 feet into the water.
Ouellette was charged with animal cruelty by custodian, larceny from a building and a municipal bylaw violation for bridge jumping.