UPDATE: A NYPD spokesperson told E! News that a woman filed a police report on Friday saying that on Wednesday around 11:30 p.m., a vehicle did not stop and struck a dog on the street, then left the scene. She said the dog was brought to a hospital and died there. The spokesperson said the NYPD could not confirm the name of the woman or the owners of the dog.
TMZ reports the Alaskan Klee Kai dog was struck and killed by a car on the streets of New York City earlier this week. A rep for Jonas described the unfortunate incident as a "freak accident," with the outlet reporting that the couple's dog walker was taking Waldo for a stroll on his leash when he ran into oncoming traffic after being scared by a pedestrian.
Joe and Sophie have yet to address their unimaginable loss publicly. E! News has reached out to their reps for comment.
He captioned the photo, "Me, my parents and I have adopted my actual brother from the same litter. Please welcome my little brother @waldopicassojonas."