Unknown man steals dog in Lakeview


An unknown man stole a dog on Dec. 24 at 12:59 p.m. in Lakeview., according to Nassau County police officials. 

The man, driving a black BMW SUV, parked his vehicle in front of 691 Woodfield Road and approached the dog, a Pomeranian mix, on a leash, secured to the outside of this location. He removed the dog and placed it in the passenger rear side of his vehicle and then drove northbound on Woodfield Road. The dog’s owner reached out to law enforcement after failing to locate his dog. 

The man was described by police as approximately 5'9" tall, wearing beige pants, a beige colored sweater, a puffy beige vest and a Yankee baseball cap with a long black braid.

Nassau County police officials request anyone with information regarding this incident to call 

1-800-244-Tips or 5th Squad detectives at (516) 573-6553. All callers will remain anonymous.