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.

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