1111 S.W. 2nd Avenue, Portland, OR 97204
July 15, 2003 00:00
So far to date, July 15, 2003, Portland Police have received fourteen (14) reports, from dog owners and veterinarians, of dogs having been poisoned. Of that number, four (4) dogs have died and ten (10) dogs are ill. According to detectives, the dogs appear to have ingested the suspected poison on, or about, July 4th.
Detectives, who are awaiting results of toxicology tests, are treating the investigation as criminal in nature.
Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information, reported to Crime Stoppers, that leads to an arrest in this case, or any unsolved felony crime, and you need not give your name. Call Crime Stoppers at (503) 823-HELP.
Sgt. Pete Simpson