Dead dog found in cooler in North Miami Beach, police say

Detectives investigate circumstances surrounding death


NORTH MIAMI BEACH, Fla. – A dog was found dead in a cooler Monday in North Miami Beach, authorities said.

North Miami Beach police said the dog's body was found Monday in the area of Northeast 159th Street and 21st Avenue.

An anonymous tipster told Local 10 News that the body was decapitated and mutilated, but police did not immediately confirm those details.

Anyone with information about the death is asked to call police at 305-949-5500 or Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS. 

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