Pocono Mountain Regional police are investigating the shooting of a dog.

Police said a brindle in color, male pit bull was discovered in a creek off Clover Road, in the Emerald Lakes development, about 7 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 18. The dog had sustained a gunshot wound and appeared to have been dumped in the creek.

The dog had a red collar but no tags. Anyone with information concerning this incident is asked to call police at (570) 895-2400.