Mechech Housen accused of threatening dog, owner

A Bridgeport man is facing charges for allegedly threatening a man and his dog with a gun.



Police say Mechech Housen, 31, asked to pet the dog, but when he did the animal bit him.



Housen allegedly pulled out a gun and threatened to kill the animal and its owner if he was not paid $300.



Police say Housen told them he felt his injury was worth $300.


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