Dog Stolen from SPCA

By Jayne Ann Bugda |

Published 07/06 2014 12:32AM

Updated 07/06 2014 12:39AM

Pottsville, Schuylkill County- State Police are trying to track down a woman and the dog she allegedly swiped from a Schuylkill County Animal Shelter. Hillside S-P-C-A of Pottsvile released a surveillance photo of the woman suspected of the theft.
    According to police the woman walked into the "small dog building" at the shelter Saturday afternoon shortly before 3 o'clock and managed to walked out with a purebred Yorkie.

 The dog was a stray and was being held at the shelter for 48 hours to wait for its possible owners. The animal is an un- neutered male. State police in Schuylkill Haven are investigating the theft.

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