Reward climbs after dog found buried alive

Reward climbs to $10,000 in case where dog was found buried alive

A mixed breed dog was subjected to unimaginable cruelty when someone buried her alive on a path near Rock Mountain Boulevard and Lewis Road in Dekalb County, Georgia. The dog, dubbed “Lulu,” was found by Eric Purdue on June 6 – though Lulu was taken to a veterinarian for emergency treatment, she did not survive.

Now, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has upped the reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of whoever abused Lulu to $10,000. The hefty reward will hopefully lead to tips which will assist the authorities in finding the person(s) who treated Lulu so cruelly.

“Someone must know where this dog came from and who buried her alive, leaving her to suffer in terror for days,” says PETA Vice President Colleen O’Brien.

Anyone with information is asked to call DeKalb County Animal Services at 404-294-2939.

Prior article about this horribly cruel situation here.

(screenshot via 11 Alive News)

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10 replies
  1. Barkley's Mom says:

    Funny, most people would turn in their mother for this kind of money, why someone hasn’t come forward is a mystery.

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  2. Cynthia Como says:

    I just read about this on another site and I’m so happy about it! This is a case that STILL haunts me,I will NEVER forget it! Oh I hope the increased reward will flush out the evil monster who inflicted this MORTIFING cruelty and torturous death of this poor helpless soul!!! RIP LULU

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  3. debor33 says:

    Please Please Please catch the monster that did this….what is wrong with this world…..hurting innocent animals…..I pray you find them & they are buried under the jail

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  4. Nancy Raymond says:

    Don’t bother to prosecute this maggot, the authorities will do little to nothing to convict anyone of this horrific cruelty. Personally, just give them the same treatment they gave Lulu – bury their useless butts and let them rot – Let the punishment fit the crime – they deserve no less.

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