Fake Animal Control Officers Stealing Dogs [VIDEO]

Residents of Pinckneyville, Illinois are looking out for two men driving around in a white van pretending to be animal control officers. The¬†dognappers scope out neighborhoods during the day, then come back at night when owners aren’t home to steal dogs, even out of fenced-in yards. These fake animal control officers are mostly targeting purebred dogs because they can be sold for a high price.

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