TEWKSBURY, Mass. (TND) – A shocking incident unfolded in Massachusetts as a video captured a suspect ruthlessly leaving a lifeless animal inside a parked car. The Tewksbury Police Department released the footage that was recorded by a ring camera.
In the disturbing video, the suspect can be seen approaching the vehicle with a black plastic bag. Authorities later discovered that the bag contained a dead raccoon. This incident was reported to the police around 4 a.m. on Wednesday after a woman discovered the deceased animal on her car’s windshield.
Chief Ryan Columbus stated in a news release that upon their arrival, the resident informed the Tewksbury Police about the raccoon on the windshield, indicating that it seemed to have been hit by a vehicle. After reviewing surveillance footage from the resident’s home, the police witnessed a man holding a bag and depositing the raccoon’s body into a car before swiftly escaping.
The suspect was described by the police as wearing light blue jeans and a black watch hat with two strings hanging from the side. The raccoon was safely removed from the car and appropriately disposed of by the authorities.
Anyone who possesses information regarding the suspect is urged to contact the Tewksbury Police Department at 978-640-4385.
Q: Is there any information revealed about the suspect’s identity?
A: As of now, the suspect remains unidentified. The police are urging anyone with information about the suspect to come forward and provide details to assist in their investigation.
Q: How did the police come across this incident?
A: The Tewksbury Police Department received a call from a concerned resident who discovered a deceased raccoon on her car’s windshield. Upon further investigation, the police reviewed surveillance footage from the resident’s home, which unveiled the suspect’s actions.
Q: How did the police handle the situation?
A: The authorities promptly removed the raccoon from the car and ensured its proper disposal. Additionally, they have actively reached out to the public, requesting anyone with relevant information to share it with them to aid in their ongoing investigation.
Q: What description was provided for the suspect?
A: According to the police, the suspect was seen wearing light blue jeans and a black watch hat with two strings hanging from the side. However, their identity still remains unknown.
Q: Is there a way to report information about the suspect?
A: Yes, the Tewksbury Police Department can be contacted at 978-640-4385. If you possess any information that could assist in identifying the suspect involved in this distressing incident, please reach out to the police department without hesitation.