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Woman suspected of killing family's pet rabbit

Sheriff's deputies in Marion County are still working to identify the suspect after her arrest.

PORTLAND, Ore. — Marion County sheriff’s deputies on Sunday arrested a woman suspected of killing a family’s pet rabbit.

A resident called police after chasing an unknown woman away from the home. The caller found one of the family’s pet rabbits dead and believes the woman killed it, deputies said.

The woman was found in the area and taken into custody. Deputies later identified her as 38-year-old Chantel Scott..

Scott faces charges of animal abuse, criminal mischief and trespassing.

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