Huston Township, PA – Police are investigating potential animal cruelty after a dead dog was found in Clearfield County.

A dog was found along Bennetts Valley Highway in Huston Township around 1:15 Sunday afternoon.

Troopers don’t say what caused them to suspect the animal had been abused, but they say an investigation is underway against a known man.

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Do you suspect someone is abusing their animals?

If so, call your local police or call any of the following for more advice about handling the situation.

Clearfield County Courthouse – 814-765-2561

Jefferson County Courthouse – 814-849-1617

Clearfield County SPCA – 814-765-2220

Gateway Humane Society – 814-375-0505