WATCH: Adorable moment family re-united with puppy ‘dog-napped’ in Sydney

A seven-month-old Shar Pei puppy has been reunited with his owners after allegedly being ‘dog-napped’ in Newtown.

‘Henry’ disappeared from outside a cafe in O’Connell Street shortly before 1pm on Wednesday 2 December 2015.

His distraught owner reported the theft to Newtown Police Station and the command’s detectives initiated an investigation.


Acting on information provided, detectives yesterday went to a home in Susan Street at Newtown, where they allege ‘Henry’ was spotted at the front door.

He was taken back to Newtown Police Station where he was re-united with his relieved owner.

A 42-year-old man from Camperdown was arrested and charged with larceny.

He was granted conditional bail to appear in Newtown Local Court on Thursday 7 January 2016.