HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – Seven dogs were found dead in a Department of Transportation sump in Hempstead Tuesday, the Nassau County SPCA said.
All seven were pit bulls, and one was a puppy. They were found stuffed in trash bags.READ MORE: NYPD: 4 Suspects In Custody After 3 Subway Riders Slashed Within Minutes In Lower Manhattan
They were found in the sump at Dietz Street and South Franklin Street.READ MORE: Long Island Hispanic Bar Association Organizes Free Prom Dress Boutique For Freeport High School Students
Authorities are offering a $5,000 reward for information in the case.
Anyone with information is asked to call 516-THE-SPCA.MORE NEWS: Crucifix Toppled, American Flag Destroyed At Brooklyn Church