Memorial being held for dog found hanging from tree

As News 12 reported, the 7-month-old pit bull mix named Roxie was found hanged in a wooded area near Bellport Avenue in February.

As News 12 reported, the 7-month-old pit bull mix named Roxie was found hanged in a wooded area near Bellport Avenue in February. (4/17/16)

BELLPORT - A memorial is being held Sunday for the puppy found hanging from a Bellport tree.

As News 12 reported, the 7-month-old pit bull mix named Roxie was found hanged in a wooded area near Bellport Avenue in February.

The service will be held this afternoon at Martha Area Recreation Park.

The Suffolk SPCA is offering a reward of at least $21,000 for information leading to an arrest.

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