Dog's body found in Fayetteville pond; animal control investigating
Posted January 5, 2015
Fayetteville, N.C. — Cumberland County Animal Control officials are asking for the public's help to solve a possible animal cruelty case.
Officials say a Fayetteville resident found the body of an 8-month-old black lab/shepherd mixed breed dog in McFayden Pond off McFayden Road in the Morganton Road area on Jan. 2.
Animal control officers are investigating and say the dog might have been intentionally drowned. Officials were withholding more details about the case to assist in the investigation.
Anyone with information should call Lt. Elaine Smith, enforcement supervisor with Cumberland County Animal Control, at 910-321-6829 or 910-321-6852. Information may also be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.