Bristol man steals dog in home invasion: Police

A Bristol man is accused of stealing a small dog during a home invasion last week. Credit: Adam Gerard/Flickr
A Bristol man is accused of stealing a small dog during a home invasion last week.
Credit: Adam Gerard/Flickr

A Bristol Township man has been charged in a home invasion-style burglary in which he allegedly stole $5 — and a small dog.

Police arrested Quincy Palmer, 21, as one of three gunmen who stormed a home on the 300 block of Washington Street in Bristol Township early Thursday morning after a victim identified him on Facebook, the Bucks County Courier-Times reports.

The woman who identified Palmer from her daughter’s Facebook friends list told investigators the 21-year-old Bristol man stole her black toy terrier, named Sky, after kicking in her bedroom door and assaulting her during the violent burglary.

Palmer has been charged with three counts of robbery, two counts each of theft and receiving stolen property, as well as simple assault and related charges. He was being held in Bucks County jail on $50,000 bail.

The missing dog has not been located, according to the paper’s report, which was published Monday morning.



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