Henry County Sheriff’s investigators are seeking information that will help resolve an animal cruelty case, according to a release.
On Nov. 2, around 10:05 a.m., officers were notified that four puppies had been found abandoned. The puppies had been left inside an animal carrier that was abandoned in a field near the 6000 block of Dyers Store Road.
Animal Control Deputies responded to the scene and discovered
that three of the dogs were deceased. The surviving dog was taken to a veterinary clinic for treatment. The dogs were a mixed breed estimated to be 10 weeks old.
A nearby resident told authorities that they saw a vehicle parked in the area where the dogs were found on Sunday, October 30. The vehicle was described as a 2008 – 2010 Honda Ridgeline, beige in color, driven by a black man.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the Henry County Sheriff’s Office at (276) 638-8751 or Crimestoppers at 63-CRIME (632-7463).
The Crimestoppers Program offers rewards up to $2,500 for information related to crime. The nature of the crime and the substance of the information provided determine the amount of any reward paid.