GRAPHIC: Butler Co. Sheriff’s Office looking for suspect who left dog in cage to die

GRAPHIC: Butler Co. Sheriff’s Office looking for suspect who left dog in cage to die
Sheriff's Office deputies found a dog abandoned in Liberty Township Wednesday. The above photo is a stock photo and is not the dog in question. (Source: Pixabay)

BUTLER COUNTY, Ohio (FOX19) - The Butler County Dog Warden is asking for help locating someone who abandoned a dog in Liberty Township, according to a Facebook post Wednesday afternoon.

The post says deputies found the dog in the rear parking lot of an abandoned business in the 4300 block of Hamilton Middletown Road.

The dog was in a black wire cage with a plastic pan underneath, the post says. It was dead when deputies arrived.

The sheriff’s office describes the dog as a black Cane Corso with white on its chest. It was wearing a red collar.

If you have any information, you’re urged to contact Dog Warden Kurt Merbs at 513.785.6542.

Butler County deputies found this dog abandoned in a cage Wednesday.
Butler County deputies found this dog abandoned in a cage Wednesday. (Source: Butler County Sheriff's Office)

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