The police detained the car, in the trunk of which were locked three dogs. The animals were in serious condition, and two of them died shortly afterwards.
The owner of the car was arrested and taken for questioning to the police station, then released on house arrest.
The police are awaiting the results of veterinary examination.
Recall that recently the Knesset has significantly tightened the punishment for animal abuse. The maximum penalty for intentional animal abuse increased to 4 years in prison and 226 thousand shekels fine.