Night raider disgusts family, residents
14, last year so he was upset to wake up on Tuesday morning to find not only the rabbit but also its cage missing.
Liam’s mother, Sara, is disgusted that someone would steal a pet and wants the rabbit returned.
‘‘It’s a really sad world we are living in when people are stealing off children,’’ she said.
Sebastian has become a bit of an icon on the street, with people often stopping to look at or feed him, said Ms Russell. ‘‘Everyone loves him, he is the only rabbit on the street and he is very distinctive.
‘‘A woman even rang me this morning to say how sad it was because he is the L&P bottle in Paeroa of this street.’’
Ms Russell is offering $100 no questions asked to anyone who has information on Sebastian’s whereabouts.
‘‘We just want him back. We love him and he is our pet and it was very lonely without him last night,’’ she said.
Sebastian is a large white and caramel rabbit. If readers have any information please call Pukekohe Police on 237 1700.