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Colombian police in dog torture film (GRAPHIC)

A graphic video uploaded to website YouTube on Sunday shows Colombian policemen torturing a dog.

According to the person who uploaded the video, the film was shared on social media website Facebook before being uploaded to YouTube.

The video shows two policemen digging a hole - apparently to bury the dog - and torturing the animal with a spade and rope. At least one more policeman is seen in More.. the video.

According to newspaper El Tiempo, Colombia's highest police official, General Oscar Naranjo, promised an animal rights group that he would investigate the torture and take measures.

Update (Monday, January 31, 8:59AM ET)

National Police director Oscar Naranjo told W Radio that the video is from 2009 and that one of the three officers have already been identified. According to Naranjo, the policemen will be fired.
Update (Monday, January 31, 4:19PM ET)

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Added: Feb-1-2011 Occurred On: May-30-2009
By: cristiannj
Tags: dog, torture
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