On February 7th, 2024, authorities responded to a report of animal cruelty in the 400 Block of Stevens Drive in Windsor Township, prompting an investigation by the Pennsylvania State Police from the Hamburg Barracks.
According to police, an unknown perpetrator(s) shot a four-year-old Labrador retriever mix with a BB gun sometime between January 25th and February 7th.
The injured canine sustained a wound to its front left portion of its body, as confirmed by an x-ray. The Pennsylvania State Police is actively investigating the incident and urges anyone with information to come forward. Individuals can contact the patrol division at the Hamburg Barracks by calling 610-562-6885.
Additionally, Crime Alert Berks County is offering an anonymous tip line for those who wish to provide information discreetly. Tipsters can call 1(877)373-9913 or text 847411, starting their message with “ALERTBERKS” followed by their tip. Informants may be eligible for a cash reward.