There have been reports of attempted dog thefts in Dodge County, and Sheriff Scott Rose is asking for the public's help in trying to catch those involved.

Two people reported someone in a white truck with a silver tool box attempting to steal dogs from their property. According to the KAAL TV report, the person my be trying to lure out the animals using raw meat.

Other residents have reported missing dogs from the Byron and Zumbrota areas and dating back to November. Some Wanamingo-area residents reported finding pieces of fresh meat in their yards.

If you see or have seen any suspicious activity, especially if it involves a white truck with a silver tool box, you are asked to contact the Dodge County Sheriff's office at (507) 635-6200. If you see activity in progress you can also call 911.

Dodge County Sheriff's Office