The West District RCMP is asking for the public's assistance with its investigation into the discovery of four dead dogs just below McAdam.

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On Sunday, a couple and their two children were hunting in a wooded area off Route 127 in Lawrence Station when they stumbled upon the remains of four dogs under a tarp.

Sgt. Peter Stubbs said the RCMP is investigating to determine who owned the dogs and how they died.

Anyone with information about this incident, or who may know the owner of the dogs, is asked to contact the St. Stephen RCMP at (506) 466-7030.

Information can also be provided anonymously through Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), texting TIP212 + your message to 'CRIMES' (274637), or by Secure Web Tips at www.crimenb.ca.