OPD Opens Investigation After Quarantined Dog Escapes From Shelter, Dies 2/25/14
CBS 7 News
February 25, 2014
ODESSA-An Odessa family is upset after their dog was taken into quarantine at the Odessa animal shelter, escaped and was found dead shortly after.
OPD says the dog was taken in on February 15 after a report that it bit a little girl.
OPD says on Saturday, the dog pushed up a water bowl, escaped from the opening and out of exterior doors, which were open for ventilation.
After four animal control officers chased after the dog, it was found hours later dead in the 1600 block of North County Road West.
An Odessa Police Department internal investigation was launched into the incident.