Horror attack on dog

THERE has been widespread shock following a horror attack on a dog in Maghaberry at the weekend.

Codie, a three and half year old collie, was doused in a flammable liquid and set alight, suffering severe burns as a result.

Police in Lisburn are appealing for information following the incident on Sunday, August 26, at approximately 9am.

Officers investigating this crime are appealing for witnesses or anyone with any other information to contact them at Lisburn police station on 0845 600 8000.

Or if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.

See this week’s Ulster Star for more on this story.

We would also welcome your comments of support for Codie and her family, comment below and we’ll print the best in this week’s paper.