Shocking video shows moment a man throws injured stray dog off a bridge after it had been beaten by local shopkeepers
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- Witnesses said traders beat dog for stealing and being a general nuisance
- A man then picked it up by its legs and threw it over the railings of a bridge
- Shocking footage has sparked outrage among animal lovers around world
This is the shocking moment a man is filmed throwing a severely injured dog off a bridge while a pack of canines look on.
The video is believed to have been captured in the Oltu district of the city of Erzurum in the eastern Anatolia region of Turkey, according to reports on social media.
Witnesses claim that the stray dog was beaten by local traders who had accused it of stealing and of being a general nuisance.