Half of family's missing dog found in yard

Authorities are investigating a strange case that led to an Oregon family finding half of their missing dog in their yard.

Police say Mambrino Rd. family reported their 20-pound terrier missing on Dec. 27. The very next day, the family said they found the back half of 9-year-old Khloe in the yard.

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As police look for answers and attempt to find the person or people responsible for the horrific act, neighors are on high alert. Police say whoever perpetrated this crime was most probably specifically targeting this particular family. They say there is no indication there is a pattern to the crime.

If you have any information regarding this case you are asked to contact Oregon police at 419-698-7064.