Pitbull shot in home

Bridgeview break-in results in Leroy the dog being shot in the chest

Someone broke into a home  in Bridgeview Thursday night and shot the resident’s dog.

Police say at about 6 p.m., an unknown home invader broke into a home near 123 Street and 112 Avenue and shot the resident pitbull, named Leroy, in the chest.

Surrey RCMP say the owner of the dog called them from the vet.

The dog’s owner is known to police, who say he is not being cooperative with investigators.

The investigation continues.