Girl rides in dog cage in back of pickup truck outside Pittsburgh

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File photo: Rikard Larma/Metro.

A 10-year-old girl was seen riding in a dog cage in the bed of a pickup truck Monday just outside Pittsburgh, the Pittsburgh Tribune Review reported.

Motorists spied the girl around 7 p.m. riding on the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Millvale.

The girl’s parents – Abbey Carlson, 29, and Thomas Fishinger 30 – face charges of endangering the welfare of a child.

The parents told police the girl wanted to be with the dog, the newspaper reported.

 


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