UPDATE: A female suspect turned herself in Thursday night for taking the dog and charges were pending on Friday, according to the Cameron Police Department. A police official said the dog was returned to the shelter. The same police official stopped short of saying the suspect broke in, but did confirm the woman did not have a key to the facility. The suspect's name was not released, as of Friday. Additional information was expected to be released Monday.


Cameron police are asking for the public’s help to identify a subject seen stealing a female dog Wednesday from the Cameron Animal Shelter.

Around 12:27 p.m., officials said the subject entered the shelter to take the dog.

The person was seen leaving the shelter in a newer model white car.

Anyone with information is asked to call Cameron Police Department at 254-697-6574.