Happy Valley-Goose Bay RCMP have charged a man under the Animal Protection Act following a complaint received by police on May 16, 2017
Police were called shortly before 3:00 p.m. yesterday afternoon when a pick-up truck entered an automatic car wash with a dog exposed in the pan.
The investigation resulted in the identification of 41-year-old man from Glovertown.
He is facing one charge of Causing an Animal to be in Distress and one of Transporting an Animal Outside of a Passenger Compartment without being Secured.
The dog was examined and was not injured during the incident.