In Tatarstan, a criminal case was opened against unknown persons who shot at a dog with a crossbow. The dog was shot through the neck.
“At the request of the prosecutor’s office, the investigation department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs for the Zelenodolsk region opened a criminal case under the article“ cruelty to animals. ”The procedural decision was made at the end of last week,” the press service of the republic’s prosecutor’s office said.
Recall that a resident of the village of Vasilyevo noticed a dog with an arrow in her neck, reports the State TV and Radio Broadcasting Company “Tatarstan” on the air of the TV channels “Russia 1” and “Russia 24”. She posted a message on social media. Information quickly spread, and volunteers from Kazan promptly organized assistance. The dog turned out to be wild, and did not allow people to approach him. The animal had to be forcibly caught in the snow with the help of special equipment. The crossbow arrow was retrieved on the spot. According to the participants in the rescue operation, important organs were not affected.
The dog was sent to the Kazan veterinary clinic, after treatment it is promised to be attached to a shelter.
The authorities became interested in cruelty on the part of people. The materials of the check were handed over to the police. Investigation of a criminal case under the control of the prosecutor’s office.