The Lower Paxton Township Police Department is currently investigating two incidents involving the discovery of a deceased dog. On 02/03/2021 LPTPD responded to the 100 block of Oak Park Rd for a report of a deceased dog found on a nearby walking trail. The dog was found by a neighborhood resident. The dog was identified as a brown and white, female, adult Pit Bull Terrier.
Previously, on 04/12/2020, the LPTPD responded to the same area for a deceased dog. During this incident, a light brown, female, adult Pug was discovered on the same walking trail near the 100 Block of Oak Park Rd. The LPTPD is working with an area animal protection agency regarding medical findings for both canines. The LPTPD believes the incidents are related and is requesting the assistance of the community. Anyone having information of this incident(s) or suspicious activity at the aforementioned location is asked to submit a tip through this website or contact LPTPD directly at 717-558-6900.