VIDEO: Police looking for woman who threw puppies in dumpster


COACHELLA, Cal. (CNN) Authorities in California are looking for a woman who threw puppies into a dumpster. The incident was caught on camera. You can see the woman drive up behind an auto parts store in Coachella. She gets out with a bag in her hand and tosses it in the trash. Police say the plastic bag contained seven newborn puppies. This happened Thursday afternoon. A passerby found them and an employee of the auto parts store contacted animal services. The dogs are ok and now in the care of a rescue group.Authorities in riverside county plan to charge the woman with animal cruelty once she is identified.


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