ABINGDON, Va. (WJHL) — Authorities are investigating after a dog died from stab wounds.
Washington County, Virginia Sheriff Fred Newman says the owner of a Bluetick hound found the dog with stab wounds Monday evening in the Glade Spring community.
According to Newman, the dog died early Tuesday morning after the owner took it to a veterinarian.
The veterinarian said the dog had “blunt trauma wounds to eyes and face.”
The dog was taken to Virginia Tech for a necropsy.
No suspects have been identified.