Extortion investigation, Roma

Police are investigating a demand for money in relation to a missing dog in Roma.

Police received a report in relation to a French Bulldog who went missing on January 20 around 6.30am.


After an extensive search, the owners posted an appeal on social media.

On January 29, the owners received a text messaged from an unknown number demanding they pay $10,000 into a bank account for the safe return of their dog.

Police are investigating the reported extortion and are urging anyone with information to contact police.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.

Quote this reference number: QP1900269786