This four-month-old redbone coonhound, named Red, was stolen from outside Tillicum Centre Sept. 22. (photo submitted)

This four-month-old redbone coonhound, named Red, was stolen from outside Tillicum Centre Sept. 22. (photo submitted)

Rare dog stolen from vehicle in Saanich

Four-month-old redbone coonhound stolen outside Tillicum Centre

Saanich Police are seeking the public’s help in locating a rare stolen dog.

Police report a four-month-old redbone coonhound was stolen from his owner’s vehicle at Tillicum Centre mall on Friday.

The owner left the dog, named Red, in the vehicle for a short time just before noon, and discovered him missing upon his return.

Anyone with information on the dog is asked to contact Saanich Police at 250-475-4321.