UNION, NJ – Two English bulldogs were reported missing from their home on Burnet Avenue on Dec. 28 at about 9:40 a.m., according to a Facebook posting by the Township of Union Police Department Thursday.

According to the post, the dogs were believed to have been picked up by a resident on Burnet Avenue at the Union/Maplewood border. The resident handed the dogs over to a person who said that he knew the dogs’ owners. The person was later questioned and changed his story about what had happened.

The dogs are now missing. Police are requesting anyone with information on these dogs to contact the main investigator, Detective Anthony Lagoa at 908-851-5000 or ALagoa@uniontownship.com.