The Idaho Humane Society is offering a reward for information leading to the identification, arrest, and conviction of whoever drowned a dog in the Payette River. Mark Clark, a retired police chief, made the disturbing discovery while fishing. In a Facebook post, he writes,
I know some will find this photo disturbing, I would love to find the son of a bitch that did this. Went fishing on Payette river up by Letha. Came across this disturbing scene, dog with rope and rock. Appeared to have Been thrown over the bridge.
The Idaho Humane Society has offered a $2,500 reward in the case, and has confirmed that the local authorities have launched an animal cruelty investigation. As reported by KTVB News, in Idaho, a person’s first animal cruelty offence is classified as a misdemeanor.
(Image of dead dog via Facebook/stock image of river via Pixabay)
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