Richmond police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a person caught on video surveillance stealing a French Bulldog.
The theft occurred at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in the backyard of a property in the area of 25th and Murdock streets, police said.
“The dog’s owner had secured her dog in a backyard kennel while at work,” police said. “The owner received a home surveillance alarm notification to her cell phone that someone had entered her backyard. Surveillance footage revealed that an unknown adult male had entered the owner’s backyard and removed her French Bulldog from the kennel.”
The French Bulldog is male, tan and brown in color and about 16 months old.
Anyone with information is asked to call Det. Odegaard at (510) 965-4966.