Three arrests over dog thefts from across Hampshire

Daily Echo: Three arrests over dog thefts from across Hampshire Three arrests over dog thefts from across Hampshire

POLICE have arrested three men in connection with recent dog thefts in Hampshire.

Three working dogs were stolen from external kennels during burglaries in Bullington and Owslebury on Sunday, December 30 and Monday, December 31.

The arrests followed a report of a suspicious vehicle entering a farmyard in the South Warnborough area in the early hours of Thursday, January 10.

Officers stopped a green Subaru Forester on the A339 travelling towards Alton at 4.50am.

A 20-year-old man from Chobham in Surrey, a 24-year-old man from West Moseley in Surrey and a 21-year-old man from Yateley were arrested on suspicion of going equipped to commit theft and the theft of dogs in December. They have been bailed pending further enquiries until Thursday, March 14.

Anyone with information about the theft of dogs should contact the Winchester Rural North Safer Neighbourhoods team on 101, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Comments (5)

Please log in to enable comment sorting

1:50pm Fri 11 Jan 13

user12 says...

Brilliant news - here's hoping these dogs are home with their owners soon. well done to everyone who is being so vigilant in this case.
Brilliant news - here's hoping these dogs are home with their owners soon. well done to everyone who is being so vigilant in this case. user12
  • Score: 0

2:14pm Fri 11 Jan 13

bribeasy says...

The police must have had a good lead
The police must have had a good lead bribeasy
  • Score: 0

2:55pm Fri 11 Jan 13

mickey01 says...

glad to hear they have had their COLLARS felt
glad to hear they have had their COLLARS felt mickey01
  • Score: 0

3:54pm Fri 11 Jan 13

meltdown says...

They've only been arrested, not charged.......it's possible that the police could be barking up the wrong tree!.
They've only been arrested, not charged.......it's possible that the police could be barking up the wrong tree!. meltdown
  • Score: 0

10:32pm Fri 11 Jan 13

huckit P says...

Let the tea leafs come to my house and try to steal my two dogs. It would be very funny to see them running away with a Mastiff and a Rottie hanging off their a*ses.
Let the tea leafs come to my house and try to steal my two dogs. It would be very funny to see them running away with a Mastiff and a Rottie hanging off their a*ses. huckit P
  • Score: 0

Comments are closed on this article.

click2find

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree