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Dozens of dead animals found in Loudon creek

Dozens of dead animals, many of them dogs, have reportedly been found dumped in a creek in Loudon County.

The Loudoun County Department of Animal Services is  now investigating the discovery at Catoctin Creek near Waterford, reports NBC Washington.

More than two dozen dogs' carcasses were seen lying in one pile, while larger animals were seen in another, according to the TV station. A construction worker tells NBC Washington he found the bodies and contacted authorities. Animal Services says it is conducting a criminal investigation.

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