Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas’ dog Waldo dies after being hit by a car in NYC
Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas are mourning the loss of their Alaska Klee Kai dog Waldo.
The pup was struck by a car Wednesday on the Lower East Side of Manhattan in New York, according to TMZ.
The couple’s dog walker had Waldo on a leash, but the dog broke free and ran into the street after a passerby scared him. He was subsequently struck by a car and later died.
All dogs go to heaven: Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas’ dog Waldo died after being hit by a car in NYC on Wednesday. Above the couple are seen with both Waldo and his brother Porky back in March
The Jonas’, who were married back in May, aren’t blaming the dog walker, however.
A rep for Joe called the entire situation ‘a freak accident,’ according to TMZ.
But the couple did report the incident to the police on Friday.
Spooked: The couple’s dog walker had Waldo on a leash, but the dog broke free and ran into the street after a passerby scared him
Brothers: They also have another dog, Porky, from the same litter
They told police that they were late in filing the report because the emotional distress from Waldo’s death prompted an emergency trip to the therapist.
Sophie and Joe originally adopted Waldo back in April 2018.
They also have another dog, Porky, from the same litter.
Venturing out: Joe was seen walking Porky around their NYC neighborhood on Thursday, after the incident
Joe originally bought Porky as a surprise for Sophie and the couple adopted Waldo later when they wanted to add to their brood.
Though devastated by the loss, the DNCE singer wasn’t letting the tragic accident stop him from going about his everyday business.
Joe was seen walking Porky around their NYC neighborhood on Thursday, after the incident.