On April 21, 2021, police responded to a report of an assault with bear mace at a residence in the 600 block of Van Horne at approximately 12:38 pm. Two male suspects sprayed inside of the residence with the mace and assaulted the homeowner’s two dogs by cutting them.
The homeowner went to a neighbor for assistance when the two suspects fled.
Animal control transported both dogs to a vet for non-life-threatening injuries. The homeowner declined any medical attention.
Police continue to investigate this assault.