Man uses dog as weapon in confrontation with police

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PARK CITY, KS -- Here's a story that will make a dog lover bark.

In a confrontation with Park City Police, Michael Rush used his pooch as a weapon. Dash cam video shows him hurling his leashed dog at a local cop.

It happened after reports of the 26-year-old freaking people out and walking through their backyards.

Now Rush is the one on a leash of sorts. He's reportedly facing a handful of charges, including animal cruelty. The dog is okay.