Brooklyn Heights Police looking for missing dog after car theft

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Credit: Brooklyn Heights Police Department

Credit: Brooklyn Heights Police Department

BROOKLYN HEIGHTS, Ohio – Police are looking for a missing dog following a car theft.

According to Brooklyn Heights Police, a 2011 Nissan pickup truck was stolen from a business on Granger Road on Friday. The owner’s dog, named Hooch, was inside the truck at the time of the theft.

The truck was found a short time later, but Hooch wasn’t inside.

9-year-old Hooch was wearing a choker collar when he disappeared.

Surveillance video captured a person of interest in the case. The man was seen using a credit card from the stolen truck at a Speedway gas station on Brookpark Road. He is described as 5’8″ about 150 pounds. He appears to be in his mid 20’s with some light facial hair.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Brooklyn Heights police department at 216-741-2700. Tips can remain anonymous.