Vancouver, WA – Last week, while conducting a drug investigation, deputies discovered a puppy in the trunk of a car in Clark County, Washington. According to the Clark County Sheriff’s Office, the puppy was zip-tied inside of a cooler bag.
According to a release from the authorities, the owner (not named) relinquished ownership of the pup to animal control at the scene.
In addition to the puppy, investigators acting on a search warrant found suspected fentanyl, methamphetamine, and Xanax.
The Clark County Sheriff’s Office stated:
Charges of animal cruelty and Possession of Controlled Substance with Intent to Distribute will be referred to the Prosecuting Attorney’s office.
The authorities did not state what agency is currently in possession of the seized puppy.
(Images via Clark County Sheriff’s Office Facebook page)