Lady Gaga’s father said he never believed a woman had just happened to find his daughter stolen a French bulldog tied to a pole in February.
“I thought it was unusual when they answered the phone that this woman found a dog tied to a pole, you know, that’s the most ridiculous thing I have ever heard,” says superstar father Joe Germanotta. A Manhattan restaurant owner told ExtraTV.com host Billy Bush on Friday.
“I mean, you’re walking down the street and you see two dogs strapped to a pole, the first thing you’re going to do is call the hotline number?” Germanotta said.
Police arrested five in Thursday’s dog arrest, including “hero”; Jennifer McBride, who claimed she found the puppy with a bid for $ 500,000.
McBride was arrested as an accomplice of three men accused of stealing Gaga, Gustav and Kochi’s puppies and shooting their walkers during a February 24 robbery. At West Hollywood
The trio, James Jackson, is 18 years old; Jaylin White, 19; And Lafayette Whaley, 27, faces attempted murder and robbery for armed robbery, with Jackson accused of shooting Ryan Fischer in the chest before the suspect fled with Koji and Gustav.
Prosecutors said McBride, 50, was a boyfriend of one of the men’s three dads. A fifth Harold White is charged with an accessory to the crime.
“What they did to Ryan was horrible, and he was still recovering – he was still getting some physical therapy that had to go through,” Jermannotta, who had previously told the BBC. The post on armed robbery, “It’s like someone taking one of your children.”
“I just hope you know someone in LA is really prosecuting these kids. This was an attempt to kill with a weapon. “The restaurant owner said,” I hope they don’t let them go back to the street. “
Prosecutors did not believe the suspect knew the dog belonging to the “Bad Romance” singer at the time of the robbery. All but McBride is suspected of being involved in the gang, police said.
The group’s next court date is set on May 11.