Seven French bulldog pups had been swiped throughout a pre-dawn heist in Long Island on Sunday, authorities stated.
Suffolk County detectives stated two 6-month-old and 5 1-month-old pooches had been taken within the theft within the hamlet of Shirley.
The proprietor was quick asleep at residence round 3:15 a.m. when somebody broke right into a indifferent constructing on the property the place the pups had been, police stated.
French bulldogs have gotten increasing popular in recent years, with the breed being the second most favored in america — and the best choice in New York Metropolis — in 2020, in response to the American Kennel Membership.
Earlier this month, the NYPD released footage of a brazen tried theft of one other Frenchie. Because the proprietor was strolling right into a Monetary District workplace constructing with the French bulldog, a suspect is seen on video attempting to scoop up the pooch. The proprietor was in a position to fend the thief off.
Anybody with data on the Suffolk theft is requested to name the Seventh Squad at 631-852-8752 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.