Lazara Betancourt was hospitalized with heart trouble and a broken leg when the county's dog-enforcement agency, a.k.a. the Miami-Dade Police Department's Animal Services Unit, moved in on her mixed-breed pet Ambrosio. On January 3 Ofcr. Kathy Labrada entered Betancourt's second-floor apartment on Normandy Drive in Miami Beach, snatched the year-old mutt, and whisked him to the dog detention center in Medley. Betancourt is now back home, but Ambrosio is missing. Betancourt doesn't know the fate of her dog because Animal Services has been unable to locate him or explain... More >>>