Police hunt man after dog is stabbed and killed in Mirrabooka

Police hunt man after dog is stabbed and killed in Mirrabooka
Luna, the Labrador who was attacked in Mirrabooka.

POLICE are searching for a man who stabbed and killed a four-year-old labrador at a Mirrabooka park last night.

The owner of the dog, a 22-year-old Mirrabooka woman, was exercising her labrador off the lead at Apple Blossom Polyantha Reserve when a man approached the dog and attacked it.

 

The man is described as tall, white skinned with a light-coloured beard and he was wearing a tan-coloured hoodie and dark pants.

The owner took the dog to a veterinary hospital where it passed away as a result of the injuries.

Police are appealing for any person who was in the area at the time to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online, crimestopperswa.com.au.

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