POLICE IN EAST Belfast have made an appeal after a 16-week-old puppy was stolen during a break-in.
They received a report of a burglary at a house in the Lewis Drive area on Saturday 15 March.
The PSNI said that the culprits gained entry to the house sometime between 11pm on Friday 14 and 6.45am on Saturday 15.
The Lhaso Apso puppy named Missy was stolen during the incident.
Police are asking anyone who noticed any suspicious activity in the area or who has any information about the whereabouts of Missy to contact them at Strandtown on 0845 600 8000.
You can provide information anonymously to independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111