Eagle Co. Sheriff's Officials Search for Suspect in Dog Killing
KREX News Room
EAGLE COUNTY, Colo. - The Eagle County Sheriff's Office needs your help finding the person who killed and severed a small dog.
According to Eagle County Sheriff's officials, on August 4, deputies responded to Crown Mountain Park in El Jebel to find a dog head and leg that was severed from it's body.
Veterinarians have determined that the injuries were done by a human and not an animal.
The dog appears to have been two to three years old and the bread of a miniature Pinscher, similar to the one seen in the attached photo.
Animal welfare organizations along with the sheriff's officials are offering $5,000 in reward money to anyone that can give them information leading to an arrest and indictment in this crime.
If you have any information, please call Eagle County Crimestoppers at 1-800-972-TIPS.