Marion County deputy rescues 15 puppies from middle of I-57

MARION COUNTY — The Marion County Sheriff’s Department reports that someone abandoned 15 puppies in the middle of the northbound exit ramp of Interstate 57 near Kinmumdy Sunday evening.
The Marion County Sheriff’s Department K-9 officer Deputy Craig Vierra rescued the dogs.
 
Three of the puppies were adopted by members of the Sheriff’s Department. The rest were taken to a rescue shelter in St. Charles, MO.