Grossmith v Foxborough Police

Leonard Henry Kesten

Practice Area:Civil Rights

Outcome:Defendants' Verdict

Description:The plaintiff shot and killed his neighbors dog, Kato, a peaceful pet. He then called the police who arrested him for animal cruelty. He claimed that he should not have been arrested and that the police used excessive force. The police indicated that the plaintiff incriminated himself and that there was no force used.