UPDATE: The suspects opened the back door of the store and returned the puppy to Animal Ark Monday, according to Orem police.
Cyndi Taylor(47), of Orem, was arrested for burglary and taken to the Utah County Jail. Bruce Taylor (46), of Orem, was cited.
The Orem Department of Public Safety said Tuesday in a Facebook message, “thanks for all the tips that came in about the two.”
Original Story: 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.