2 dogs shot near state line, officials say

1 dog dies as result of incident Monday night
2 dogs shot near state line, officials say

The Walworth County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public for information in the shooting of two dogs near the Wisconsin-Illinois state line, according to a release.

The incident happened Monday between 10:30 and 10:45 p.m. in the town of Walworth, officials said. The dogs were shot by what appears to be a .22-caliber weapon.

One of the dogs was a bullmastiff and the other was a German shepard and Rottweiler mix, according to the release. One of the dogs died as a result of the incident.

Officials ask anyone with information on the incident to contact the Walworth County Crime Stoppers.