CALVERT COUNTY, Md. (WJZ) — The Humane Society is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the identification, arrest and conviction of the person responsible for the death of a chocolate lab in Calvert County.

The dog was found wrapped in a blanket with other evidence suggesting that it had been dragged.

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Calvert County Animal Control officers responded to the Chesapeake Beach Railway Trail pair on Dec. 16, 2019. When officers arrived, they found the dog wrapped in a multi-colored blanket with a tow chain and rope tied on the end to a cinder block and the other around the dog’s abdomen.

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They reported that the dog also suffered numerous injuries.

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Anyone with information is urged to call police immediately.