Jamestown police: Dead dog found hanging from tree

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Police in Jamestown are looking for more information after a dead dog was found hanging from a tree.

Officials say a passerby saw the dog hanging from a tree in a wooded area on Hallock St. near Palmer St.

The brown and white pit bull was hung on a red leash and blue nylon rope, police say.

It’s not clear who owned the dog, or who may have been involved in the dog’s death. Police say the animal appeared to have been hanging there “for some time,” and that the act appears intentional.

Anyone with information can call Jamestown police at (716) 483-7537. Anonymous tips can be left at 483-8477 or through the Tips 411 app.

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