Local police respond every day to heated and unusual situations. The following is one item pulled from the daily police blotter. SANDUSKY POLICE WEDNESDAY, MAY 23 4:27 p.m. - 2200 block Pipe St., passing motorist saw man hit dog. Man told police dog had defecated in neighbor's yard so he presented the pile to dog and swatted it on rear; police noted dog seemed happy. For the full daily police blotter from agencies across the area, pick up the Register or check out the e-paper.