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NYPD Blue Writer Arrested for Fatally Punching Poodle

Ted Shuttleworth, who briefly wrote for NYPD Blue, was caught up in his own crime drama on Saturday when he was arrested for killing his poodle. A necropsy found that Shuttleworth’s dog Lola died of a brain injury, and police say that the Sunnyside, Queens, man punched her in the head because he was angry at her. Shuttleworth is facing a year in prison, but his wife insists the incident was just “a horrible accident.”

NYPD Blue Writer Arrested for Punching Poodle