A Chicago woman says she was beaten and her French bulldog was stolen astatine gunpoint arsenic she was taking it for a locomotion successful her northwest broadside neighborhood.
Alicja Pierzchala, 64, told reporters that the onslaught occurred Wednesday evening successful Portage Park.
"I conscionable locomotion with my Peppa," Pierzchala said. "She was sniffing, walking, each of a abrupt down of maine I felt pressure."
Pierzchala said she struggled with the gunman and was aboriginal treated astatine a infirmary for cuts to her wrists, forehead and a concussion.
She adopted Peppa astir 2 months ago.
A woman's French bulldog was stolen and she was beaten during a locomotion successful northwestern Chicago, Illinois. (Fox News)
No arrests person been made, police said.
In 2021, a canine walker for popular prima Lady Gaga was changeable and wounded and 2 of the singer's French bulldogs were taken during an equipped robbery successful Hollywood.
The antheral was walking 3 of Lady Gaga’s dogs astatine the clip but 1 escaped.
Authorities person said it was a coincidence that the dogs belonged to the vocalist and that the motive for the theft was the worth of the French bulldogs, a breed that tin tally into the thousands of dollars.
The antheral who changeable the canine walker and stole the dogs was aboriginal arrested and sentenced to 21 years successful prison.