UPDATE: Columbus police say the stolen puppy was unharmed and surrendered to the Franklin County Dog Shelter. They are still looking for the suspects.


HILLIARD, Ohio (WCMH) — The Columbus Division of Police is looking for a man and woman who walked into a Petland store and stole a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel puppy.

It happened at the Petland Hilliard on Nike Station Way on Thursday at 5:30 p.m.

Police say the suspects asked to hold the puppy, then left the pet store without paying for it.

Petland says the puppy is worth more than $5,000.

Anyone with information is asked to call CPD at 614-645-2091 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-TIPS.