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Who abandoned this puppy? Lenexa police want to know

Lenexa police recovered this abandoned puppy tied to a pole in the 9400 block of Ridgeview Road Tuesday.
Lenexa police recovered this abandoned puppy tied to a pole in the 9400 block of Ridgeview Road Tuesday. Lenexa Police Department

Lenexa police want help finding out who abandoned a puppy left tied to a pole Tuesday.

Police recovered the little dog in the 9400 block of Ridgeview Road. He was malnourished, suffering from hypothermia and had other injuries, the police reported in a message posted to Twitter.

The puppy was taken to a nearby animal hospital.

“We’d like (to) know who abandoned him and why,” the tweet said. Anyone with information is asked to call the Lenexa Police Department at 913-477-7385.

Joe Robertson specializes in reporting on criminal and social justice. He works to tell the stories behind the stories, while covering breaking news of all kinds.

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