Reward of $10,000 being offered in case of dog brutally assaulted

The dog, given the name 'Belvedere' after being rescued, didn't survive his injuries

April 19, 2014 7:53:42 AM PDT
A big reward is being offered for anyone who can help authorities find the person or persons who assaulted a dog and left it in a storage box in northeast Harris County.

The dog was found back on April 4 in the 11700 block of Garrett Street with severe injuries to its head and jaw. According to investigators, the injuries were inflicted by a human.

The dog was transported to the St. Francis Angels Clinic, where it later died.

An autopsy revealed the dog died of blunt force trauma. The were several fractures to his head and his maxilla and mandibles were crushed.

The reward money to find the person responsible is now up to $10,000. If you have any information, you're asked to call Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.