Crime Texas Man Arrested for Allegedly Abandoning Husky on Roadside in Heartbreaking Viral Video The video was recorded by a dog rescuer, who says unwanted pets are often left along the same road By Chris Harris Chris Harris Twitter Chris Harris has been a senior true crime reporter for PEOPLE since late 2015. An award-winning journalist who has worked for Rolling Stone and MTV News, Chris enjoys prog rock, cycling, Marvel movies, IPAs, and roller coasters. People Editorial Guidelines Published on July 26, 2021 02:20 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Photo: ms.mojorising_ Instagram A 68-year-old Texas man faces criminal charges after allegedly abandoning a 10-month-old Siberian Husky along a Horizon City road in a poignant video that went viral late last week. Luis Antonio Campos was arrested Friday on suspicion of animal cruelty — three days after the dog was abandoned. According to the El Paso County Sheriff's Office, Campos posted $5,000 bond for his release. PEOPLE was unable to reach Campos for comment Monday. Investigators allege Campos was behind the wheel of the vehicle that can be seen driving off moments after a second man is seen unleashing the dog along the side of the road. The second man then returns to the vehicle, which starts to leave. ms.mojorising_ Instagram In the video, the dog can be seen chasing after the vehicle, which just continues down the road. The video was recorded by a dog rescuer, who claims unwanted pets are often abandoned along the same road and left to fend for themselves. The footage has been shared on social media nearly 1 million times. Want to keep up with the latest crime coverage? Sign up for PEOPLE's free True Crime newsletter for breaking crime news, ongoing trial coverage and details of intriguing unsolved cases. Luis Antonio Campos. El Paso County Sheriff's Office The Husky was rescued by a Pawsitive Rescuers of El Paso volunteer and was immediately put up for adoption. The family that adopted the dog on Wednesday has named him Nanook. Campos has yet to enter a plea to the charge, and it was unclear if he has retained a lawyer.