A football player for Mississippi State has been suspended after accusations that he abused a dog. According to CBS Sports, Michael Story, an offensive lineman for the college team, is suspended indefinitely.
The accusations against the player
As reported by The Dispatch, the college student is accused of intentionally starving a dog. An unnamed accuser stated that Story intentionally starved a Great Dane named Kodak – the accusation claims that Story:
“shut Kodak the Great Dane in the back room of his apartment and did not feed or water Kodak the Great Dane since Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, until Aug. 18, 2018.”
When confronted, the accused man allegedly admitted that he had locked the dog away – according to the news agency, “Mr. Story then stated at a later time that Kodak the Great Dane had been in the bedroom of the apartment for roughly a week’s time.”
The team’s coach is expected to address the accusations against the junior. No word on the current condition or whereabouts of the Great Dane who was allegedly abused.
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