MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A dog breeder, after he left his home for several hours New Year’s Eve, returned home to discover that his litter of puppies–along with an adult dog–had been stolen.
Marcelo Cicuta reported to police that sometime between New Year’s Eve and day, a litter of 15 French Bulldog puppies, along with an adult French Bulldog, was stolen from inside his home.READ MORE: Broward Mayor Steve Geller Says There Will Be A Mask Mandate, COVID-19 Test Sites See Long Lines Again
Cicuta, according to the incident report, left his home around 7:20 PM on New Year’s Eve. When he returned home, around 2:30 AM, he noticed the side door of his home and a window was both open.READ MORE: 'We Have To Protect People,' Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava Hopes Businesses Will Follow CDC Mask Recommendations
The dog thief, according to the report, used the victim’s mother’s pillow case to carry the 15 puppies along with the adult dog.
The adult Frenchie, according to the victim, is a champion show dog.MORE NEWS: Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried Releasing Daily COVID Numbers
Anyone with any information is urged to contact the Miami Police Department’s Burglary Unit at 305-603-6030. Anyone with information, that would like to remain anonymous, can contact Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS (4877).