Crime Stoppers Reward Offered for Safe Recovery of Stolen Puppy

NAPERVILLE CRIME STOPPERS are offering up to a $1,000.00 reward for information leading to the safe recovery of a 10-week-old Pomeranian puppy stolen from a Naperville Petland and then abandoned in Aurora.

The dog, which reportedly has a microchip that registers back to Petland, was taken from the Route 59 store in Naperville around 4 p.m. on Sunday, September 4. The suspects in the theft have been identified, but the public’s assistance is still needed to locate the puppy, which was last seen in the area of Root and New York streets in Aurora.

If you have any information about the location of the animal, please contact CRIME STOPPERS AT 630-420-6006 or contact us through our website:

Your information is important to Crime Stoppers and all callers may remain anonymous. A reward of up to $1,000.00 is being offered for the information that leads to the safe recovery of the animal.

Photo of stolen puppy

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