Police are investigating an incident of animal cruelty in Union Township.
A plastic trash bag containing a dead dog wrapped in a towel was found in a yard near the intersection of South Eagle Valley Road and Walker Hollow Road, state police at Philipsburg said.
Police said someone traveling along South Eagle Valley Road threw the bag from a vehicle late Friday night or Saturday morning.
The dog was a male Yorkshire terrier wearing a purple collar and a camo harness with lime green trim. The dog did not have tags, a license or a microchip. Police said the dog also had a bite mark on his side.
Anyone with more information or missing a dog matching this description is asked to contact police at 342-3370.