PROSPECT HEIGHTS, Ill. (WLS) -- Mr. Reese is getting ready for adoption day, thanks to his microchip.
The dog was stolen during a burglary at Heartland Animal Shelter in Prospect Heights on Sunday. On Tuesday, the Jack Russel Terrier mix was found by the staff at Glenbrook Hospital in Glenview.
A microchip confirmed the dog as Mr. Reese, and he is now back at the shelter. His adoption is pending.
Prospect Heights police are investigating the burglary.
Stolen dog 'Mr. Reese' returned to shelter, ready for adoption