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Freeze Warning, Cumberland Plateau Advisory

Winter-like conditions will be possible for middle Tennessee this weekend. A freeze warning is in effect for Friday and Saturday night. Temperatures will drop to around the freezing mark in Nashville and upper 20s outside the metro area. Saturday night will be even colder with temperatures dropping as low as the mid-20s outside the metro. Breezy NW winds will add to the chill. In addition to the cold, rain showers along the Cumberland Plateau will change over to light snow overnight.


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Pet Owner Punches Pup For Being At The Pound

Police arrested 39-year-old Raul Martinez, Jr. on animal cruelty charges after he allegedly punched his pet Chihuahua after he picked up his dog at the pound.

Investigators said that Martinez's pet Chihuhua was taken to the Harlingen Humane Society last week after a concerned person found it roaming the streets.

Martinez picked up the dog but witnesses told police they saw him punching the dog in the parking lot.

The Harlingen man took off in a black Land Rover but detectives secured an arrest warrant for his arrest.

Martinez appeared before a Harlingen Municipal Court judge where he was issued a $5,000 bond.

It's not clear if the dog remains in Martinez's custody.