NORFOLK (WBZ) ― Norfolk police are trying to find the person who severely beat a puppy with a baseball bat early Wednesday morning.
Police said the German Shepard mix puppy was beaten so badly with a bat that he will have to undergo extensive reconstructive surgery.
The puppy's leg was broken.
Police are trying to find the person who beat the dog.
Rescuers have affectionately named the puppy Buddy.
Buddy is in the custody of the Town of Norfolk. The city desperately needs donations to help pay for his surgeries and physical therapy.
Donations made to help with Buddy's expenses are tax deductible and can be dropped off in hand or by mail to the Norfolk Police Department located at 117 Main Street.
Police said they are investigating leads in the case.
Anyone with information about the person responsible for the brutal beating is asked to contact Norfolk police at 508-528-3206.