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A long Island man who strangled neighbor’s pit bull, faces animal cruelty charges

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A Long Island man has been charged with animal cruelty in the choking death of Rex, a next-door neighbor’s pet pit bull.

Toquoc Huynh has appeared in front of a judge Thursday in a courtroom packed with pit bull lovers, to wear a t-shirt that said, “right, Rex,” according to the report.

“He choked him, strangled him, and threw him to the ground,” Rex”, owner: Dominic Primerano said Huynh, according to WNBC-TV.

Huynh pleaded not guilty and said that he was suffocated with the Rex to get him to stop for a bite of one of the other neighbor’s golden doodle by the name of Quincy.

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Rex with his boss Elana Greenfield and Dominic Primerano
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He was killed in July in Hauppauge, L. I., after a scuffle with two of the released dogs, the Huynh, the Shih Tzu, and a golden-doodle, the station reported.

Huynh, left the court-room, to taunts of “murderer” and “animal killer,” according to The New York Times.

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He had no comment for reporters, the paper reported.

Huynh told police in a written statement that he had choked for Rex to get him to stop for a bite of the golden-doodle, the paper reported.

Rex stops by to bite, No, but I have lived in their Rex’s, so he wouldn’t bite me, and spoke to the owner of the Rex, on a leash,” Huynh wrote.

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The Online petition asking prosecutors to upgrade the charges against Huynh, have been received and more than 330,000 signatures, and the period of time being reported.

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