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Mercer Co. Sheriff Seeks Information After 2 Dogs Severely Abused

Posted at 4:45 PM, Jan 09, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-09 16:52:09-05
Photo courtesy of the Mercer County Sheriffs Office

MERCER COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — The Mercer County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information after two dogs were found badly beaten and with their legs and muzzles duct-taped.

Officials said the abuse was reported Dec. 16 in the Duncan community near Grapevine and Bohon roads.

Police say the dogs suffered severe injuries.

The Mercer County Crime Stoppers is seeking information on the case. You can leave information with them at 859-812-0016.

Authorities also are asking anyone with information about the case to call the Mercer County Sheriff at 859-734-4221.