DECEASED PUPPY FOUND IN BOX

(STURGEON FALLS, ON) – On February 9, 2020, at approximately 3:00 p.m. members of the Nipissing West Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received an animal related call for service in the town of Sturgeon Falls, Ontario.

The complainant reported that they were on Sandy Falls Road and observed garbage in boxes that had been dumped. Inside one of the boxes was a dead puppy. The puppy was taken to the North Bay Humane Society for an autopsy.

The investigation is on-going and further information will be provided when it becomes available.

If you have any information about this incident, please contact the Nipissing West OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Information can also be provided to the Ontario Animal Protection Agency at 1-833-9-ANIMAL (264625). Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.