Police are investigating the death of a dog that was found in a trash bag, floating in a creek.
Beaufort police say around 9:00 a.m. Saturday they were called to Front Street near Gerald Street about a package seen floating in Taylor's Creek.
With the help of a town employee, they removed the bag and inside they found a dead female black lab/pit bull mix dog. Police say the dog was tied by a rope to a cinder block that was also in the black trash bag.
Anyone with information about this dog death should call the Beaufort Police Department.