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A man turned himself in to the police after he allegedly destroyed the iconic dog on the Tuckerbox statue

The wanted man turns himself in to the police and is accused of claims that he has destroyed an iconic Australian statue

  • The residents of Gundagai were shocked after their iconic image was destroyed
  • The dog and the tucker box were detached from the base of the statue
  • A 28-year-old man has been accused of destroying or damaging property
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A man turned himself in to the police after he allegedly destroyed the iconic dog on the Tuckerbox statue.

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Police have been told that a motorist driving the Hume Highway in Gundagai, NSW, saw a man destroy the statue on Saturday at 4 p.m.

A 28-year-old man reported to the police on Monday at 11 a.m.

A man turned himself in to the police after he allegedly destroyed the iconic dog on the Tuckerbox statue

A man turned himself in to the police after he allegedly destroyed the iconic dog on the Tuckerbox statue

The police were told that a motorist driving the Hume Highway in Gundagai [NSW] saw a man destroy the statue on Saturday at 4 p.m.

The police were told that a motorist driving the Hume Highway in Gundagai [NSW] saw a man destroy the statue on Saturday at 4 p.m.

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The police were told that a motorist driving the Hume Highway in Gundagai [NSW] saw a man destroy the statue on Saturday at 4 p.m.

He was accused of one count of destroying or damaging property and received conditional bail.

He will be confronted on September 11 with the local court of Wagga Wagga.

Residents of the rural town were shocked when the statue & # 39; Dog on the Tuckerbox & # 39; from the city on Saturday was damaged.

& # 39; Undoubtedly, he fought well because he lost an ear in the argument and was shocked & # 39 ;, read a message from a Gundagai Facebook page after the statue was broken.

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& # 39; It's a sad day when a good dog has done this to him, but in true Aussie spirit he will be back on his tucker box as soon as he is fixed. & # 39;

Residents apologized for all visitors who came by at the time because they had to see the statue in a damaged state.

Residents of the rural town were shocked when the statue & # 39; Dog on the Tuckerbox & # 39; from the city on Saturday was damaged.

Residents of the rural town were shocked when the statue & # 39; Dog on the Tuckerbox & # 39; from the city on Saturday was damaged.

Residents of the rural town were shocked when the statue & # 39; Dog on the Tuckerbox & # 39; from the city on Saturday was damaged.

DOG ON THE TUCKERBOX: AN ICONIC SMALL CITY IMAGE

The Dog on the Tuckerbox statue is a tribute to the pioneers of the Riverina region of New South Wales.

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The statue is located seven kilometers outside of Gundagai.

A version of the dog's role is guarding their master's tucker box while he sought help after being stuck.

However, the master never returns and the dog continues to monitor the tucker box until it dies.

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