Three men were detained by police today for questioning, after a video went viral showing one of the men hanging his dog from a tree.

Commissioner of Police, Gary Griffith, ordered the investigation after he saw the video. The CoP said he received numerous messages and calls about the video.

Snr. Supt. Wayne Mohammed, Head of the Southern Division, directed the operation where three persons ages 20, 24, and 32, from Embacadere, San Fernando, were detained today for questioning with respect to an allegation of cruelty to an animal.

Snr. Supt. Mohammed confirmed that an investigation is underway.