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Tanger employee finds dead dog in trash bag

BLUFFTON, SC (WTOC) -

In the Lowcountry, an employee at the Tanger Outlets in Bluffton made a disturbing discovery on Monday night.

According to the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office, the employee was taking out the trash when he noticed a garbage bag in front of American Eagle. Deputies said the smell prompted him to open the bag and he found a decomposing dog inside.

Animal Control was called, and they are performing an autopsy to find out how the dog died.

Investigators don't know how the dog ended up in the parking lot.

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