Bruno with his guardians
Bruno with his guardians
Photo: Instagram/@streetdogsofbombay

In a shocking incident, an online report has been doing rounds, stating that a pet Labrador named Bruno was beaten to death on Wednesday by three individuals in Kerala.

The report that has been going viral across social media platforms stated that the dog who used to play on a beach rested near a boat. Three persons killed him by using a stick while hanging him from a fish hook. Later, the canine was thrown into the sea. His body has not been found yet.

As per the Instagram page @streetdogsofbombay, Sunil (20), Silvester (22) and a 17-year-old one are the culprits. They were arrested on Thursday after FIR was registered against them by Vizhinjam Police.

One of the accused filmed the video which was shared online. The shared the video demanding justice for Bruno.

Sharing the video, they wrote, "*Trigger Warnings* #JusticeforBruno - An heartbreaking incident happened in Trivandrum, Kerala. A Labrador named Bruno of Mr.Christuraj brutally killed by 3 persons. Bruno daily used to play in beach. On that day after playing he rested near a boat. From there 3 persons aged of 20, 22, 28 brutally killed Bruno by beating him using stick and Bruno was hanged in fish hook alive. Mr.Christuraj filed a case against these criminals at Vizhinnam police station, Trivandrum, Kerala but because of political influences these criminals didnt present before the police."

Watch the video here: (Trigger warning- violence, animal cruelty)

The news of the incident has gone viral across social media. Many people furiously commented below the post demanding strict action against the perpetrators. The hashtag #JusticeforBruno has been trending non-stop on Instagram as well as Twitter.

Here's how people are reacting. Have a look.

#JusticeforBruno: Viral video shows men beating dog brutally, hanging him from fish hook; netizens enraged
#JusticeforBruno: Viral video shows men beating dog brutally, hanging him from fish hook; netizens enraged
#JusticeforBruno: Viral video shows men beating dog brutally, hanging him from fish hook; netizens enraged
#JusticeforBruno: Viral video shows men beating dog brutally, hanging him from fish hook; netizens enraged

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