DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – The Dallas Police Department’s Animal Cruelty Unit is trying to locate a man seen on a surveillance camera abandoning a “German Shepard type” dog last month.

Police said on Dec. 19, 2020, around 8:00 p.m., a man removed a cage with a dog inside it from his pickup and left in the 1700 block of South Merrifield Rd.

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Man abandoning dog in Dallas (Dallas PD).

Anyone who knows the suspect that abandoned the dog to please contact DPD Crime Stoppers 1(877)373-TIPS or Detective O. Bronner, Animal Cruelty Unit at 214-671-0111.

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Man abandoning dog in Dallas (Dallas PD).

CBSDFW.COM asked the Dallas Police Department what happened to the dog, but as of Friday night no one has responded.

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