HOLMDEL (AP) — Investigators are searching for the person who apparently threw a dog out of a moving car on the Garden State Parkway.


Dog that was thrown out the window of a moving car on the Garden State Parkway (Red Bank Veterinary Hospital)

Officials say the incident happened between noon and 1 p.m. Saturday, in the southbound express lanes of the highway near Exit 116 in Holmdel Township. A good Samaritan saw what happened and stayed with the dog and also called state police.

A $1,000 reward is being offered for information that leads to an arrest and conviction in the case; anyone with information about the incident should call 732-312-7153.


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