A dog fell to its death from an eighth-story balcony at a Myrtle Beach hotel Thursday evening, said Lt. Bryan Murphy with Myrtle Beach police.
Police responded to Ocean Park Resort, 1905 S. Ocean Blvd., about 7:30 p.m. and found the dog dead.
Murphy said the dog jumped over the rail and died upon impact.
An owner was on the balcony with the dog, which was playing, during the incident, he said.
The police incident report for the case wasn’t immediately available. The Sun News has requested more information, including the dog’s name.