Dog dies after being stolen from garden in Baltinglass

Weaver's Square, Baltinglass

A family are appealing for information after their pet died after being stolen on Monday evening.

The dog was taken from a garden in Weaver’s Square in the centre of the town between 9 and 10pm on Monday night.

It was later found dumped opposite O’Reilly’s garage only yards from where it had been taken.

The pet sustained injuries consistent with a beating and had its tail ripped off.

The dog was taken to the vet but died from the injuries.

A reward has been offered for any information that can identify those responsible.

If you were in the area on Monday evening and may have noticed anything suspicious call 085-1466456 after 6pm or the Gardai in Baltinglass at 059-6482610

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