NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Officials are looking for whoever stole a pit bull from an animal shelter in New Haven early Tuesday morning.
New Haven Police say, at 3:50 a.m. they responded to the burglary at the Robin I. Kroogman New Haven Animal Shelter at 81 Fournier Street. Surveillance video shows a single person breaking into the shelter and stealing a pit bull named Misty.
The dog is described as about 4 years old, 45 pounds, with a grey/brown coat of fur, and brown eyes.
Desmond’s Army Animal Law Advocates is offering a $1,500 reward for information leading to the arrest of the person(s) responsible for taking Misty.
The New Haven Police Major Crimes Unit and Bureau of Identification responded to the scene and the investigation is ongoing.
The shelter urges anyone who has information or has seen the dog to call them at 203-946-8110 and/or the New Haven Police at 203-946-6316.