October 15, 2018

Dogs found running loose

(PSP photo)

LACKAWAXEN TWP - State Police Blooming Grove is investigating a series of dog law violations surrounding the discovery of two domestic dogs running at large. This incident occurred about 8:45 p.m. on Oct. 12.

The One male black and brown Rottweiler and one female black Labrador were discovered by police near St. Vincent's Pointe Road, Lackawaxen Township. A neighborhood search did not reveal an owner. The dogs were seized and transferred to the Pike County Humane Society. Neither dog was tagged nor did they bear state mandated license medallions.

Anyone with any information pertinent to this incident should contact Trooper Keith Herbert, PSP Blooming Grove, 434 Route 402 Hawley, PA 18428, phone: 570-226-5718.

Anyone planning to pick up the dogs should contact the Pike County Humane Society and notify PSP immediately. Humane Officer Barry Heim of the Pike County Humane Society is actively assisting Troopers with this investigation.

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