Media Release #2083, Cruelty to Animals, Theft, Criminal Trespass, Loitering and Prowling at Night, Unknown Suspect(s) – Riegelsville Borough, Bucks County, PA



The Pennsylvania State Police, Troop M, Dublin, continue their investigation of cruelty to animals, theft, criminal trespass, loitering and prowling at night.   

On June 5, 2017, at approximately 11:00 p.m., a Brindle English Bulldog (brown with white belly) wearing a leather pink spiked collar, walks with a limp and does not bark, was taken from the victim’s property at 121 Cedar Road, Riegelsville Borough, Bucks County, between SR611 and Durham Road.  This location is near the Riegelsville Bridge.  The dog was outside in the rear of the property at the time of the incident.  On June 9, 2017, at approximately 1:30 p.m., the victim’s daughter and father-in-law discovered the dog deceased in their above ground pool, slightly submerged under the solar pool cover.  The dog had its nails clipped after it was taken and appeared to have been severely beaten with bloody wounds to the dog’s face, legs, and body.  The victim’s father-in-law related that the dog was most likely put in the pool between June 8, at 10:00 p.m. to June 9, at 1:00 p.m.

WHAT YOU CAN DO:  If you have information on this crime, any serious crime, or wanted person, call Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers Toll Free at 1-800-4PA-TIPS.  All callers remain anonymous and could be eligible for a CASH REWARD. 
All information is accurate as of Release Date.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

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