Dog shot in Hopewell; Ontario County officials searching for suspect
Hopewell, N.Y. - The Ontario County Humane Society and Sheriff's Office are searching for a suspect after they say a dog was shot in Hopewell.
According to the Ontario County Humane Society, Ellie was found shot on Smith Road on January 21 around 4:30 p.m. after her owners let her outside.
Ellie was taken to the Monroe Veterinary Services of Rochester, where she was treated for a hip injury. The Humane Society also says her tail had to be amputated.
After an investigation, it was determined that Ellie received these injuries after being shot.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office at 585-394-4560 or the Ontario County Humane Society at 585-396-4590.