West Peoria – Corky the mutt enjoyed 15 happy-go-lucky years.
But her last few minutes were brutal.
Slowly and painfully, her life was ripped away Monday by a pit bull gnashing at Corky's throat. Corky's owner, Jeremy Kuhn, vainly fought to save his pet, only to watch in horror at the pit bull's relentless attack.
"I'm going to have to live with that the rest of my life," Kuhn says with a slow sadness.
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