The restaurant was closed and owners and employees were arrested after receiving a complaint that they have been cooking dogs and other animals.
The Chinese restaurant which is called “Lo Yen City”, was closed after the municipal police confirmed the allegations, giving notice to the Department of Inspection and Verification and Municipal Animal Control.
In the kitchen was a vessel with blood and a large tray of steaks ready for frying
People who attended the complaint indicated that the complainant said “having heard the cries of a dog” and that after peer into the back of the restaurant could see how a couple of local chefs were preparing to kill a dog.
When inspectors arrived at the scene they could see one of the kitchen staff throwing something into a plastic container, reviewing discovered it was a decapitated dog, with cut and totally shaved forelegs.
In the kitchen was a vessel with blood and a large tray of steaks ready for frying, the owner of the restaurant surnamed Yu, told them that the dog was for personal consumption.
Staff Inspection and Verification explained that it is in unhealthy condition
Also in the business closure seals were placed further staff Inspection and Verification explained that it is in unhealthy condition and that the owner did not exhibit any kind of permission.
On these facts, five people were arrested three Chinese nationals, the owner and chef.