Police rescue dog stranded on top of Bronx building

Police say they rescued a dog that was stranded on top of the awning of a building in Mott Haven.

Police say they rescued a dog that was stranded on top of the awning of a building in Mott Haven. (11/17/16)

THE BRONX - Police say they rescued a dog that was stranded on top of the awning of a building in Mott Haven.

It happened Wednesday at a building on East 137th Street.

Police used a ladder to reach the dog and removed it from the awning. 

Neighbors in the area say the pit bull is a friendly dog, and they don't know how it got on top of the roof. 

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