Gruesome find in New Harbour-Dildo area
The RCMP in Whitbourne are actively investigating an animal cruelty complaint stemming from a gruesome find near the New Harbour/Dildo area.
Sgt. Boyd Merrill said last week,“the remains of a yellow Labrador mixed breed was found over the past couple of days drowned near a pond with an undisclosed weighted object tied to its collar.” The object, which included a spring, was discovered to be part of the suspension of a vehicle, commonly known as a strut.
Police are looking for the person(s) responsible. Please call the police or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or www.rocktips.ca
CRUEL ACT - Last week police released these photos of the weight used to anchor a dog to the bottom of Dildo Pond. The weight appears to be a suspension part (commonly known as a strut) from a vehicle. The dog was discovered underwater, the strut tied to its collar.