Submitted by Brenda Beaven, Coordinator, Cochrane District Crime Stoppers Board

The James Bay OPP need the public’s help in solving a cruelty to animals incident in Cochrane,Ontario.

On the evening of Saturday, February 8th, 2020 the victims let their three dogs out for nightly business. The dogs did not return as they usually would. At 6:00am the following morning they found one dog at their door in a skittish state. They later located their three-year-old Golden Retriever mix on the property, injured. It appears that sometime overnight someone shot and injured this dog in the area of Dunn Lake in Cochrane. The third dog is still missing.

Cooper with Tucker and Diesel. Cooper is the pups’ father. (Submitted by Cochrane District Crime Stoppers)

These dogs are described as
– A three-year-old golden retriever mix named Cooper- he was shot with what is believed to be a small calibre firearm
– A four-month-old black lab mix named Tucker who returned home terrified
– And four-month-old black lab mix named Diesel. Diesel is still missing

If you know who committed this crime or any other crime, call Crime Stoppers right now at 1-800-222-TIPS, use the internet at or download the P3 app.

If your information leads to an arrest you could be eligible to earn up to $2,000 in cash. You will remain anonymous and will not have to testify in court.
Do the right thing. Call Crime Stoppers.