The victim’s wallet and cell phones were also taken.
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. – The victim of an armed robbery and Bridgeport police are searching for a 12-week-old husky that was stolen during the incident earlier this week.
The puppy has red and brown fur and is male, according to police. She was taken during an armed robbery near Stratford Avenue and Hollister Street in Bridgeport Wednesday morning.
RELATED: Who Says Cats Can’t Swim! Meet 2 kittens living the best of their 9 lives
Subscribe to FOX61 Newsletters: Morning forecast, morning headlines, evening headlines
The Husky does not have a microchip. She has a large bulge in her belly where the umbilical cord was attached, the owner told police.
The victim, a 29-year-old Norwalk man, was pistol-whipped and his wallet and cell phones were also taken, police said.
There is currently no information on the suspect or suspects in the armed robbery.
RELATED: Arrest after car chase during shooting leaves 1 dead, 2 injured: Bridgeport police
Anyone with information is asked to contact Bridgeport Police Detective Jeffrey Holtz of the Burglary/Robbery Unit at (203) 581-5293 or (475) 422-3451.
Have a story idea or something in mind that you want to share? We want to hear from you! Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
HERE ARE MORE WAYS TO GET NEWS FROM FOX61
Download the FOX61 News APP
iTunes: Click here to download
Google Play: Click here to download
Stream live COURSE: Add channel from ROKU Store or by searching for FOX61.
Steam Live FIRE TV: Search “FOX61” and click “Get” to download.