Lady Gaga‘s dog walker is in critical condition after a robbery that occurred around 10:00 p.m. Wednesday night on Sierra Bonita Avenue in Hollywood. Two of Gaga’s beloved French bulldogs, Gustav and Koji, have been stolen by the gunman. Gaga’s rep has reported that she is offering a $500,000 reward for her dogs back, no questions asked.
The Los Angeles Police Department has confirmed that Gaga’s dog walker was walking three of the singers dogs in Hollywood when he was shot by an unidentified man. One of the French bulldogs ran away in the midst of the chaos, later to be found by the police. The other two were taken by the gunman.
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A spokesperson for the LAPD has said that the man was shot with a semi-automatics handgun during the robbery and was transported to the hospital in stable condition. It was reported that the suspect fled the crime scene in a white sedan. The investigation is currently ongoing by the LAPD Robbery-Homicide Division.
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It has been unconfirmed if the gunman knew that the dogs belonged to Gaga at this time. Police are speculating that the motive was because of high demand in resale for the popular breed.
Gaga, who is currently in Italy working on a new movie, asks for anyone who may know information on the robbery to reach out.
Sources say if you have information about the whereabouts of the dogs to please contact the email [email protected] to retrieve the reward.