A 32-year old Central Saanich man has been arrested in connection with serious injuries to a dog.
Around 9 p.m. on Tues., Jan. 9, a 4-year old German Shepard/Burmese Mountain Cross suffered a compound fracture to its leg and face.
The incident happened in the 7100 block of West Saanich Road.
A Good Samaritan driving by that night saw the dog and took it to a home in Brentwood Bay, where the dog was rushed to a veterinarian hospital. Police are searching for the person who provided assistance.
If anyone knows the person who assisted, they are asked to contact Central Saanich Police at 250 652 4441 or Crime Stoppers at 1 800 222 TIPS (8477).