Watch: Bradnich dog-napping caught on camera
CCTV footage has captured the moment when three people jumped over a garden fence in Bradnich, Exeter to steal a dog yesterday afternoon (Thursday 13th May).
After the dog thieves grabbed Maggie, the 18-month-old French bulldog, they ran to a vehicle out of sight, reported to be a red car.
Chloe, the distraught dog owner, is offering a cash reward for anyone with information. Taking to social media, she wrote: "3 lads jumped my fence in Hornbeam Gardens today and stolen my sons French bulldog.
"We have only just moved here from Birmingham so she must of been being watched. Cash reward to who ever finds, or give us information. Her name is Maggie, she's 18 months old. Stolen today 12:30 today (Thursday 13th May) out of my garden.
"We have CCTV, just waiting for police also cameras in spa have been checked as they were seen driving away in a red car."
If anyone has any information that could assist with this incident Devon & Cornwall Police can be contacted by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by contacting 101 quoting crime reference number CR/38549/21 of 13/05/2021