ASHEVILLE, N.C. -- An abandoned puppy is now safe thanks to an Asheville police officer.
On Monday morning, an Asheville officer found the 8-week-old puppy zipped up in a sleeping bag.
Asheville police said the puppy had been stuck in the sleeping bag all night inside a public library.
The puppy is now in the care of Animal Services, where his vitals will be monitored.
"What a little trooper!" Asheville police wrote on Facebook.