A Golden Labrador has been stolen from an autistic child in Sion Mills, Co. Tyrone.
T.J. (8) has autism and the Labrador is his only friend as he cannot communicate with other people.
The dog went missing on Friday morning at approx 11am from an enclosed backyard.
The family believe the dog was stolen and are urging anyone with information to come forward so he can be returned to T.J.
They are also willing to offer a reward for the return of the dog.
T.J. ‘s mother, Stacey Earley has this appeal: