A Macon police officer shot and killed a pit bull Sunday night in the 1100 block of Second Street.
Macon police and an animal control officer responded to a complaint of a vicious animal about 7:20 p.m.
The animal control officer shot a dart at the dog, but it then charged at a police officer, according to a police report.
The officer fired one shot, striking the animal in the head, according to the report.
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