WANTED: Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Seeks To Solve Animal Cruelty Case Involving Dog Fighting in Merritt Island
By Space Coast Daily // August 4, 2020
Have a tip? Call Crimeline 1-800-423-TIPS (8477)
ABOVE VIDEO: Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey is asking for community’s help in solving an animal cruelty case involving dog fighting in Merritt Island.
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey is asking for community’s help in solving a disturbing animal cruelty case involving dog fighting in Merritt Island.
Sheriff Ivey mentions the dog was found near Ormond Ave. just off N. Tropical Trail underneath a carport by a local passerby.
The dog is in serious condition and medical staff are working on life-saving measures to save the dog’s life.
Investigators believe the dog is a ‘bait dog’ for dog fighting. Dog fighters use bait dogs to let their game dogs practice mutilating another dog, without being harmed in the process.
If you have any information that could help authorities solve this case, please call Crimeline at 1-800-423-TIPS (8477)
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