Abilene Police: Help needed in locating stolen dog

From Abilene Police Department spokesman George Spindler:

At about 3:45 p.m. Wednesday, Officer Jerimiah Torrez responded to a theft call at a residence in the 1000 block of Rodgers Street. APD dispatch had been notified by a victim that reported her dog was stolen. Officer Torrez' investigation revealed that an unknown suspect had entered the victim's yard and taken her dog valued at approximately $150. Further investigation revealed that the dog was stolen between Tuesday and Wednesday. The dog was described as a 6-week old female puppy that is one-half Husky and one-half black Labrador. If anyone has information about this incident, they are encouraged to contact Abilene Crime Stoppers at 676-TIPS (8477) and can remain anonymous. A Theft report was taken.

At about 6 p.m. Wednesday, Officer Scott Kuczkowski responded to a burglary call at a residence in the 1600 block of Woodard Street. APD dispatch received notification that the residence had been burglarized and that possible suspects were involved. Officer Kuczkowski's investigation revealed that a bedroom in the residence was occupied by a male victim and was forcibly entered. Approximately $750 in property was stolen. The investigation revealed that two known subjects are possibly involved. Damage to an appliance was also alleged. A report for Theft was taken and this investigation continues.

At about 10:35 p.m. Wednesday, Officer Clinton Coapland contacted a motorist in the 3200 block of Rebecca Lane for a traffic violation. Jody Peavy and his K-9 assisted on the traffic stop. Officers contacted the female driver and a search of the vehicle was granted. Officer Peavy located a pipe, commonly used to smoke narcotics, and a black bag that contained and spoons. The spoons contained a white substance. That substance tested positive for methamphetamine. The investigation revealed that the drug paraphernalia and meth belonged to the driver. The driver was arrested for felony Possession of a Controlled Substance (methamphetamine).


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