DEFUNIAK SPRINGS — A DeFuniak Springs man came home from a night of hunting to find four of his cur hunting dogs stolen Saturday morning.
Deputies were called out to Myers Road Saturday after a report of a residential burglary, according to a press release from the Walton County Sheriff's Office.
The victim told deputies he left his home to go hunting around 4 a.m. and, when he returned at around noon, four of his hunting dogs were taken from their kennels.
The dogs' collars were removed and placed neatly on top of the kennels, the release said.
The cur dogs are described as follows:Flower, a 12-year-old female, small growth on left side Bambi, a 12-year-old male Jazz, a 5-year-old male, white marking on face, small growth on chest Sage, a 1-year-old female
The approximate value of the dogs is $3,500. The family is offering a reward for any information given.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Walton County Sheriff’s Office at 850-892-8111 or you can remain anonymous by calling Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers at 850-863-TIPS. Submit a web tip at www.emeraldcoastcrimestoppers.com or send a mobile tip using the P3 Tips Mobile Application.