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.
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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.