Video: Thousands of tacks found at Hercules dog park

 

HERCULES (KRON) — Dog owners are trying to figure out why anyone would want to harm their pets after thousands of thumb tacks were found at a Hercules dog park.

Police said they are concerned that more than just the dogs may get hurt.

A Hercules police officer responded to Ohlone Dog Park at 190 Turquoise Drive around noon Saturday based on reports of visitors to the park finding tacks that day and on Friday.Tacks were found inside the park as well as in a creek nearby,

Tacks were found inside the park as well as in a creek nearby, according to police. The tacks have apparently been reported at the park on at least one other occasion.

“It’s just terrible because we love our dogs so much,” dog owner Kathy Long said.

There was no information available on potential suspects or witnesses.

Anyone who may have information about the case is asked to call Hercules police at (510) 799-8260.

Bay City News contributed to this report

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