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      Driver charged with DWI after hitting and killing dog

      A V ernon man is facing DWI charges after state police say he hit and killed a dog with his car.

      T roopers say a woman was walking her dog on Graves Road in Oneida County Wednesday night, when she noticed a car coming towards her.

      T he woman told police she waved her arms to get the driver to slow down, but he hit and killed the dog and then continued driving. T he woman followed the vehicle and located it in a driveway on Graves Road , before calling police.

      M icah Wilson, 39, is charged with driving while intoxicated and leaving the scene of an accident involving injury to an animal.

      H e was remanded to the Oneida County jail on $1,000 bond.

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