Dead Dog Stuffed in Lobster Crate Washes Ashore on Long Island: SPCA

Authorities are investigating after a dead dog that had been stuffed in a lobster crate and weighed down with bricks washed ashore on Long Island, officials say.

The dog was found on a beach along Old Winkle Point Drive in Eaton's Neck Tuesday, according to the Suffolk County SPCA. The organization says the pit bull mix was wearing a collar. 

The crate it was stuffed into had been wired shut. 

Anyone with information about the dog is asked to call the Suffolk County SPCA at (631) 382-7722.

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