NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The Suffolk County SPCA is offering a $2,000 reward for information related to a dog that was pushed out of a car in Coram.
SPCA officials said a call came into their office on Thursday from a woman who said she witnessed a blue-colored SUV stop along Sun Valley Dr. in Coram, open the passenger door, and push a small white-colored dog with a bushy tail out of the door and then drive away.READ MORE: NYC Business Owners Worry Vaccine Mandate Will Keep Tourists With Young Children Away: 'Just Hugely Problematic'
The witness described the driver as a white male wearing a baseball hat.
The dog was sitting by the curbside and appeared to be very nervous, the SPCA said.READ MORE: Biden And Putin Speak Amid Warnings Of A Possible Second Russian Invasion Of Ukraine
Chief Roy Gross, of the Suffolk County SPCA, said the incident was a cowardly act and a crime.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Suffolk County SPCA at 631-382-7722. All calls will be kept confidential.
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