MORELIA, Mich., 31 march 2017.- The office of the Attorney General of Justice of the State (PGJE) reported that the investigations continue by the case of an exemplary canine that passed away in this city of Morelia after having been found with the body covered in blue paint.
According to a release, various errands, and expert evidence, made after the case was reported in social networks and subsequently to this institution for alleged acts of aggression against the deceased animal, known as a “Wrist”, allow you to set the following:
1. Research staff identified and ranked a woman, a teacher by profession, who stated that the last Sunday morning he found the dog in the water tank of his house, located in calle Genoa Quintana Roo colonia Leona Vicario, without knowing who was its owner. He mentioned that the cistern was uncovered, under which was newly painted with sky blue color, a version that was checked in the inspection performed on the property.
2. The professional retired he said he had reported this finding to a neighbor and then, with the support of a tie, they managed to extract the specimen was impregnated with the oil paint that was used in the reservoir. The woman narrated that al be taken out, the animal ran into the street and lost sight of it.
3. Later, “Wrist” was found by another resident of the area, who came to her aid and made it public on social networks with the aim of locating the owners, to be contacted subsequently by an association for the protection of animals recommended to move the dog to a veterinary for your attention.
4. Later the owner of the dog presented to the veterinary, where it was informed of the critical state of the specimen, so that the day on Monday asked the dealer to let him take the puppy to your home and that same night, after being contacted by this institution, he went to the Regional Prosecutor’s office to report the facts.
5. According to the results of the necropsy, it was determined that the cause of death was generalized visceral congestion by absorption through the skin and by swallowing, by which it requested a histopathological study to confirm the presence and type of substance that caused the poisoning.
Also they were a matter of analysis in the postmortem examination the wounds that presented with the specimen in the region dorso-cervical, determining which one is very old, even had a crust, but by the washing and shaving makes her look recent, and the other is superficial and could have been caused by an animal passing through some wiring.
6. During the research work, in addition to the examinations performed were collected testimonies of people who took part in the location and relief of the exemplary and whose records contained in the folder of research, which is at the disposal of the parties for their consultation.
The Attorney General’s office continues with the confession, under the premise that any act of possible animal cruelty to be investigated and punished according to the laws in force and in that sense invites the citizenship to have knowledge about the commission of a fact of this nature, to report and proceed according to law.
Also, express its gratitude to the municipal authorities and associations of protective animals for the support given to the Attorney General’s office from the moment that transcended in social networks the location of the dog in a poor state, to the effect that the striking of the location of the owner and to undertake the corresponding investigations.