On Dec. 2, 2013 the Simsbury Police Department informed the public about an aggressive dog that escaped from a kennel on Rescue Lane in Bloomfield. The dog is a very large, black and tan Rottweiler with a long tail. It was reported to be aggressive to humans and animals.
dog was seen several times in West Simsbury on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013. The dog did not display any aggressive
signs and had several non-aggressive, but distant interactions with people and
other dogs. Animal Control Officer
Mark Rudewicz had a non-aggressive distant interaction with the dog on Saturday
while attempting to apprehend it. The dog ran from people and other dogs and was last seen in the area of
Tollgate Lane in West Simsbury around 3:45 p.m. on Saturday Dec. 7, 2013.
Simsbury Police Department is working closely with surrounding police
departments to apprehend the dog.
Please call your local police department if you see the dog and continue
to use general caution.