An investigation is underway after officers rescued a puppy that was thrown from an overpass this morning along Alcoa Highway near Tyson Park.
Thankfully officers were in the area and were able to locate the injured animal. The pup was rushed to the UT Veterinarian Medical Facility. They say the injuries are not life-threatening and she’ll be transferred to Young Williams after treatment.
The incident happened around 3:00 a.m. If you have any information on the case you’re asked to call police.