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Shawn E. Ford Jr. listens to the charges being read while being arraigned in the courtroom of Chief Magistrate John Shoemaker at the Summit County Courthouse on Wednesday, April 24, 2013, in Akron, Ohio. Ford Jr. was arraigned in connection with the April 2 New Franklin slayings of Jeffrey and Margaret Schobert and the March 23 attack that left their daughter, Chelsea Schobert, hospitalized. (Ed Suba Jr./Akron Beacon Journal)
Gordon — a pit bull used as a bait dog in an Akron dogfighting ring — seemed to find a happy ending in January when he cuddled up with a Sandusky woman and her 1-year-old daughter who promised “Gordo” had found his forever home.