Deceased dog wrapped in tarp and left in pond being investigated by RCMP

March 25, 2019
Bay Roberts, Newfoundland and Labrador

News release

On March 25, 2019, Bay Roberts RCMP responded to a complaint of a deceased animal in a pond between North River and Bay Roberts.

It was confirmed a deceased dog was wrapped in a tarp and left in the pond. Police have seized the animal for further investigation. The investigation into identifying the owner of the dog and the circumstances of the dog's death is continuing.

Anyone with information about the animal is asked to contact Bay Roberts RCMP at 709-786-2119. To remain anonymous you can contact Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (TIPS is 8477), by Secure Web Tips at, or by downloading our free and secure mobile app. Search your App Store for "P3 Tips". Electronic tips submitted to Crime Stoppers are encrypted, entirely confidential and completely anonymous.


Contact information

Bay Roberts RCMP

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