A 50-year-old man has been arrested by police after dragging a dog. The 50-year-old with the initials F.P. resident in Sukth was escorted to the police premises in Durrës.

He is charged with the criminal offense of “Animal Abuse”. The materials were forwarded to the Durrës Judicial District Prosecutor’s Office for further action.

Taking a cue from a photo published on social networks, where a pet (dog) appeared, being dragged behind a car, in Sukth, Durrës, we explain that:

Specialists for the Investigation of Crimes at the Durrës Police Station immediately identified and escorted to the premises of the Police, together with his vehicle type “Renault”, the citizen F. P., 50 years old, resident in Sukth, Durrës.

Following the actions, the citizen FP was prosecuted for the criminal offense “Animal abuse” provided by Article 207 / c paragraph 2 and the Traffic Police services imposed an administrative measure based on the provisions of the Road Code, according to articles 158 , 182 and 139/14/5/8.

The materials were forwarded to the Durrës Judicial District Prosecutor’s Office for further action.

The Durrës Police invites the citizens to report to the number 112 and the Digital Commissariat, any case of total illegality, guaranteeing their anonymity and quick and impartial reaction “, the police announces.