A man who claimed his pug dog was stolen during a late night armed robbery at Olympic Park earlier this month has been charged with telling a big porkie-pie!
The 29 year old told police at the time, he was confronted by three men armed with knives on the corner of Australia Avenue and Parkview Drive at about 10.30pm on Thursday 9 February.
The men then demanding his wallet, backpack and his 14 week old dog, named "Egg", a smaller breed black 'Pug'.
Following investigations, he was called into Auburn Police Station were he was issued a future court notice for false representation resulting in police investigation.
He'll face Burwood Local Court on Thursday 6 April while the whereabouts of "Egg" is still not known.