Cops: Suspects wanted after dog killed in attempted North Bellport home break-in
NORTH BELLPORT - Police are searching for the gang of armed men who tried to barge into a North Bellport home, killing a dog in the process.
Police say four or five guys tried to enter a home on Montauk Highway near Doane Avenue around 3 p.m. yesterday.
According to officials, the four people inside the home tried to push the door back, but the criminals sprayed some sort of chemical.
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Police say the family dog then ran outside and was shot to death by the suspects.
Anyone with information is asked to call Suffolk Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.