Couple Sold Neighbor’s Lost Puppy For $50 On Craigslist Instead Of Returning It Home

Couple Sold Neighbor’s Lost Puppy For $50 On Craigslist Instead Of Returning It Home
World
Like Us On Facebook
Like Us On Facebook

Many people have twisted thoughts about their neighbors’ pets, but barely anyone acts on these impulses. A sick Pennsyvania couple is being accused of selling their neighbor’s puppy on Craigslist for $50 rather than return it to the owner.

Scott Duff, 41, and Roxanne Duff, 38, came across a golden retriever and a six-month-old Rottweiler at their home on September 3, police said.

When Mrs. Duff called police asking what she should do with the dogs, authorities told her to call her local animal shelter or dog catcher.

The couple decided to give the golden retriever back to their neighbor, but claimed that the puppy had run away.

The neighbor was suspicious that the couple still was in possession of the puppy, however.

The Duffs initially denied the accusation, but when confronted by police, they admitted to advertising the dog on Craigslist and selling it for $50.
Mrs. Duff told police who had purchased the dog, a woman from Pittsburgh who had no idea the puppy was stolen.

The couple was charged with not making a reasonable effort to return lost property, two counts of conspiracy and filing false reports.


A preliminary hearing is scheduled for October 31, the Dispatch reported.

Elite.

Share Tweet
React
Like Us On Facebook
Like Us On Facebook

Julian Sonny

From the sandy beaches of Hawaii, to the streets of New York: Julian has seen it all. His lifetime of travels has given him a broad scope of knowledge and an eclectic taste unlike any other in the tri-state area. Julian has often been compared to cultural icon, The Rock, because of his unequivocal work ethic and warrior-like stature.

More In World

Also On Elite

Envision

Badasses Combine All The ‘Ninja Turtles’ Weapons To Create The Ultimate Weapon (Video)

Bored? We wouldn’t recommend trying this at home, but you’re definitely going to want to see how the badasses over at “Man At Arms: Reforged” created a single weapon that combines all of the weapons from “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.” It’s killer. Literally. According to Sploid, this insane-looking weapon features Leonardo’s katana, Raphael’s sais, Michelangelo’s nunchucks […]

Life

Interesting Is The New Hot: Why Personality (Over Looks) Is The New Black

I was recently strolling through Madison Square Park, when I passed two girls mid-conversation. “Yeah, I met this guy last night, and he was so interesting.” She paused. “Like he was the most interesting person, you would love him.” She continued to coo. “He’s one of the coolest guys I’ve ever met.” I stayed in […]

Wellness

The Importance Of Taking Yourself On A Date Once In A While

One of my most prominent memories of being 16 years old was witnessing everyone stress out about whom his or her prom date would be. At the time, I was just hoping I would be able to find a dress I could dance in that wouldn’t be too tight over my busty frame. When I was […]

Entertainment

Philanthropy Is The New Black: How Designer Labels Are Becoming Increasingly Uncool

Just a couple weeks ago, Blake Lively announced the launch of her new lifestyle site, Preserve, to an onslaught of criticism. As if two blonde celebrities could not possibly co-exist in the same World Wide Web, Lively’s site was almost immediately pitted against Gwyneth Paltrow’s, Goop, with fashionable gumption. Selling $40 artisan salts and $18.50 pickles, […]

Sports

Ronda Rousey Just Proved She’s The Most Badass Pokémon Fan In The World

UFC champion Ronda Rousey is sexy for a lot of reasons. But now, we can add her undying love for Pokémon as another. The 27-year-old Cali girl paid a visit to Sports Nation yesterday where she impressed (and confused) host Michelle Beadle with her vast knowledge of the popular Japanese trading card game. While Rousey says […]