On Thursday, an Arizona police department reached out to the public regarding an animal cruelty case involving a live puppy who was wrapped in a plastic bag and thrown away in a dumpster. According to the Surprise Police Department, the black puppy, who showed signs of neglect, was found in a dumpster located behind the CVS store which is located at Litchfield Road and Greenway Road.
The puppy was taken to a veterinarian to be evaluated and treated – arrangements are underway to transport the abandoned puppy to the Arizona Humane Society, where he will be nursed back to health and then put up for adoption.
The Surprise Police Department is investigating and seeking public assistance with this case. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Surprise Police Department at 623-222-TIPS (8477) or via e-mail at CrimeTips@surpriseaz.gov. Please reference incident number 180102249 when calling or e-mailing.
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