In Tornado Alley, shelters face dilemma with people who won't leave their pets behind

  • by: KRISTI EATON , Associated Press
  • Updated: April 25, 2014 - 1:50 AM

OKLAHOMA CITY — Jerry Starr thought he was taking the safe approach when a twister was reported heading toward his suburban neighborhood outside Oklahoma City last May. He grabbed his teenage daughter Dyonna and his dog and drove to the local City Hall, which serves as a public storm shelter.

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