On 12/29/18 the Greeley Police Department responded to a robbery report at Centennial Park, where the victim, Neal Hefty reported to Officers that he had his brand new 10 week old puppy stolen from him at gun point. The Greeley Police Department has detectives investigating this case and they have found that Hefty admitted to finding the photo of the puppy online and admitted that the story didn’t happen like he had previously reported. In Hefty’s final statement to detectives he stated that there was never an armed robbery and he didn’t see anyone with a firearm.
On 01/10/19 Detectives at the Greeley Police Department have charged Mr. Hefty with false reporting to authorities.