Troopers, DNR Investigating After Family’s Dog Found Dead In Manuka Lake

Troopers and the DNR are investigating after a family’s dog was found dead in an Otsego County lake.

Troopers from the Michigan State Police Gaylord Post say the dog escaped from its home late last week.

Troopers say the dog was later found dead floating in Lake Manuka.

According to troopers, the dog appears to have been shot near its spine.

Right now, police have no suspects.

Troopers are working with the DNR to find out what happened.

We have a crew working on gathering more information, and will bring you the latest details on air and online.