DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – A pit bull-type dog is recovering after being shot in her rear leg.

Dallas Police said a resident found the brown and white dog severely injured on Sunday, August 2 in the 5200 block of Rocky Ridge Rd. around 1:00 p.m.

Dog shot in leg (credit: Dallas Police Dept.)

Police are requesting any witnesses that saw who injured the dog to please contact DPD Crime Stoppers 1(877)373-TIPS or Detective H. Tamez, #8518, Animal Cruelty Unit at 214-671-0115.

Reference DPD Case #135351-2020.