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Police: Dog found strangled in Hartford

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HARTFORD, Vt. (AP) - Police are investigating the death of a dog found along the White River in the Vermont town of Hartford.

Hartford police said Wednesday that it appears that the Labrador retriever-pit bull mix was purposely strangled. Authorities also say the dog had trauma to the back of its neck.

The neutered 2-year-old tan dog was found down an embankment off Old River Road.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Hartford Community Services Officer Brandon Dyke.

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