Dogs found dead in trash bags along Poconos roads

Police in Monroe County, Pa., are investigating the deaths of several dogs found in trash bags throughout the Poconos. Credit: Google Images
Police in Monroe County, Pa., are investigating the deaths of several dogs found in trash bags throughout the Poconos.
Credit: Google Images

Four dogs have been found dead recently in trash bags along roadways in the Poconos.

The dead dogs were found in Monroe County, Pa., towns Stroudsburg, Gilbert, Jonas and Brodheadsville, the Pocono Record reports.

The Animal Welfare Society of Monroe reports a small black dog was found dead in a black trash bag in Stroudsburg last weekend. A starving dog was rescued from the same trash bag and is recovering.

Three more dogs have recently been found dead in bags along roadways in Gilbert, Jonas and Brodheadsville.

The Animal Welfare Society of Monroe is offering a $1,000 reward for information on the dogs’ deaths. Police are investigating.



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