Three puppies have sadly froze to death after being dumped in an Aldi customer car park.

The puppies who are believed to be just one week old were discovered by a shocked worker at the store which is located on Higher Bridge Street in Bolton.

The puppies believed to be Rottweilers were found dumped inside of a holdall bag. One of the poor pups had chewing gum stuck to its face.

Anyone with information is requested to contact bolton police on 101.