Puppy taken from store in Orem

Posted at 1:16 PM, Jan 23, 2012

Orem Police are asking for help finding two people accused of stealing a puppy.  Police say the couple distracted employees, and the woman stole the dog in her purse.

The dog, just over one month old, was taken at about 11 am Monday from the Animal Ark located at 33 W Center St. in Orem.  The dog is described as black, white and brown and a mix of Yorkie, Chihuahua and shih-tzu.

Please contact Orem Police Department at (801) 229-7070 if you have any information.