Odessa Police Investigating Animal Cruelty Case

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA – Odessa Police are investigating after witnesses reported a vehicle that was dragging a dog with a rope.

Odessa Police tell NewsWest 9, witnesses reported seeing a Ford Ranger dragging a dog with a rope tied to the truck around a trailer park in the 3500 block of North Moss.

A witness also reported seeing two people in the truck who stopped at the entrance of the trailer park, untied the dog from the truck, then tied the dog to a pole and drove off.  Animal Control did retrieve the dog.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Odessa Animal Control at (432)-368-3526 or Odessa CrimeStoppers at (432)-333-TIPS.