Dog Held for Ransom: $10,000 Demand for Safe Return

French Bulldog extortion


Hit News Team

11 February 2019

Hit News Team

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Police are investigating and ‘extortion case’ where a French Bulldog missing from Roma is being held for ransom.

Police received a missing report in relation to the dog that disappeared on January 20th around 6:30am.

After an extensive search, the owners posted an appeal on social media to help find their much loved dog.

Image: QPS

On January 29, the owners received a text messaged from an unknown number demanding they pay $10,000 into a bank account for the safe return of their dog.

Police are investigating the reported extortion and are urging anyone with information to contact police.

CRIMESTOPPERS: 1800.333.000 via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day

POLICELINK: 131.444

ONLINE: the online form 24hrs per day

QUOTE REF#: QP1900269786

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