Man charged in connection with Dundee dog disappearance

Pixie the missing pug.
Pixie the missing pug.

A man has been charged in connection with the disappearance of a Dundee dog.

Pixie the pug was last seen on the afternoon of Monday, July 16 in Stobswell.

Tayside Police Division have confirmed that a 34-year-old man has been arrested and charged with the dog’s disappearance.

A statement from the force warned locals not to “compromise the legal process” on social media.

It said: “As some of you may know already, a 34-year-old man was arrested yesterday and charged in connection with the disappearance of Pixie the pug dog in Dundee on July 16. He is to be reported to the Procurator Fiscal.

“As someone has now been charged, for legal reasons we can’t provide any further information until such time as he appears in court.

“While we are aware that the identity of this person has been distributed on social media, again we have to ask that anyone commenting here does not mention any names so as not to compromise the legal process.

“Thanks for all the help we’ve received and to the witnesses who have come forward to speak with us, it’s very much appreciated.”

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Posted by Tayside Police Division on Tuesday, 31 July 2018