Gimme shelter: Police look for info on abandoned dog

Last updated: June 27, 2013 - 4:34pm


Scott Township Officer Vince Figueiredo crouches next to Jagger, a dog found abandoned at the Short Stop Mart near Lightstreet around noon Wednesday. (Press Enterprise/Leon Bogdan)

SCOTT TWP. – Township police are looking for more information about an abandoned dog found tied up outside the Short Stop Mart near Lightstreet around noontime Wednesday. He had a note attached that identified him as "Jagger," a year-old pit bull/labrador mix, and asked someone to find him a new home.

Anyone with information on the dog can call Scott Township Police at 784-9114, they say.

Reporter Leon Bogdan will have all the details on the dog find in Thursday's Press Enterprise.

For all breaking news alerts and updates, follow us on Twitter.


Last Updated: May 31, 2016 - 4:07pm

BLOOMSBURG — A man in handcuffs bolted from two Columbia County probation officers as he was being taken back to prison Tuesday afternoon for violating release conditions, authorities...

READ MORE »

Last Updated: May 27, 2016 - 9:46am

PINE TWP. — A couple barely escaped their burning home here before dawn Friday morning, then watched helplessly, unable to call 9-1-1 as fire destroyed almost everything they owned....

READ MORE »

Last Updated: May 25, 2016 - 1:43pm

FISHING CREEK TWP. — A 60-year-old woman died almost instantly Wednesday, officials say, when a pickup truck struck her bicycle from behind.

... READ MORE »