Article by SophFinnegan: A woman is left heartbroken after she said three men broke into her home and stole her beloved dog while she was on the school run in Billericay.
Valentine, the miniature Pom, was taken from her home by the 'three men' who 'kicked in' the back door to gain access to the property on Thursday, September 7.
When Valentine's owner got home and found out she was missing she immediately checked the CCTV in an adjacent shop.
To her horror, it appeared that the men had jumped over her fence into the back garden and had broken into the kitchen to steal Valentine.
She said the suspects then fled the scene in a black Mercedes which was parked near to the house, leaving open the garden gate as they left.
Heartbroken, she reported the incident to the police and is now appealing for information to help find Valentine
Valentine is 11 months old is microchipped and spayed.
Anyone with information should call 07469 886315 or call Tilly's Angels Dog Search Team on 07542 858778.
Valentine has also been registered on lost pet side Doglost here.
Article by SophFinnegan, Essex Live