Truro Police Seeking Help in Dog Shooting Investigation

Sophie, a 6-year-old cocker spaniel shot and killed Saturday Morning in Truro. Photo courtesy of the Truro Police Department.

Sophie, a 6-year-old cocker spaniel shot and killed Saturday Morning in Truro. Photo courtesy of the Truro Police Department.

TRURO – Truro police are asking the public’s help for information regarding the shooting of a dog Saturday morning.

Police said Sophie, a 6-year-old cocker spaniel, was shot and killed near Head of the Meadow Road around 9:30 a.m. while walking off leash with her owner.

According to police, a full size, white Chevy or GMC pickup truck with a white cap was seen in Provincetown and Truro with three or more men wearing hunter orange.

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Police are looking to speak with anyone who may have seen a truck matching that description in the area of Head of the Meadow Road around the time of the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Sergeant Carrie DeAngelo or Detective Sergeant David Perry at 508-487-8730.