RUPERT, Id. ( KMVT - KSVT ) The Minidoka County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a report of animal cruelty in Rupert.

According to Sheriff Eric Snarr, a Shetland pony named Patches was dragged down a paved road, and later had to be euthanized due to the severity of his injuries.
If you have any information you are encouraged to call the sheriff’s office at 208-434-2320 or Crime Stoppers at 208-436-5353.