Puppy stolen from pet store found

January 30, 2008 4:12:03 PM PST
Tips called in to police have helped officers track down a puppy that was stolen from a suburban pet store.The 9-week-old black and white Boston terrier was taken from the Petland store in Crystal Lake on Monday night.

A security camera recorded a woman putting the dog in her backpack and then leaving the store. The dog sells for $1,100.

Officers retrieved the animal from a home and returned it to the store.

The woman has been charged with retail theft.