Man accused of dumping newborn puppies into trash

MARSHFIELD, Wisconsin (KWWL) — One man is facing charges after police say they found 8 newborn puppies in a garbage bag.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wisconsin police say they were called to a garbage can in Marshfield last month. They found puppies discarded inside. Police say they pulled them out and sent them to an area shelter.

56-year-old Robert Wild is facing charges for mistreatment of animals and abandonment of animals. He allegedly admitted to throwing the puppies away. The puppies are doing well and may be up for adoption in the coming months.

 

Sara Belmont

Sara Belmont

Assignment Editor at KWWL
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