APB: Dog found shot dead in dumpster
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Wixom Police is looking for the person [monster] who shot a dog several times in the head, wrapped it in a black plastic trash bag and put it in an apartment complex Dumpster in Wixom Michigan.
The dog is a mixed small black German shepherd according to Wixom Police Sgt. Gary Hamlin.
The police where notified after a passerby heard a dog whimpering and investigated.
On further investigation the police found the dog had been shot 5 or 6 times in the head with a high-powered pellet gun, but was still alive.
The dog was at least 10 years old and had several large tumors on its neck, said Sgt. Hamlin.
It looks like the owner could have been trying to put it down… According to Sgt Hamlin, It’s either a case of animal cruelty or extreme stupidity.
He also added "We have no idea who shot the dog", and the Police said they want to talk to the dog's owner.
It was found at The Village Apartments near Pontiac Trail and Beck Road Saturday.
If you know anything that could lead to the arrest of the person responsible for this crime please call Wixom Police Department at (248) 624-6114 or send them a letter at 49045 Pontiac Trl Wixom, MI 48393.