Dead dog found covered in duct tape in western South Dakota - KSFY News - Sioux Falls, SD News, Weather, Sports

Dead dog found covered in duct tape in western South Dakota

Posted: Updated:

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) - Authorities in western South Dakota are investigating a case in which a dead dog was found covered in duct tape and abandoned.

A rock hunter found the body of the dog Monday on the Cheyenne River in Pennington County. Animal control officials are checking to see if the dog has a microchip or other form of identification that could lead them to the owner.

Sheriff's deputies are trying to determine if it is a case of animal cruelty, or if the animal died and its owner didn't know how to dispose of it.

 

 

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KSFY. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service or our EEO Report.