10-week-old Samoyed puppy stolen from Petland store in Davie; 2 at large – WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports
DAVIE, FLA. (WSVN) – A 10 week old puppy was stolen from a Petland store in Davie by a man and woman, company officials said.
According to Petland officials. The theft took place at around 2:40 p.m. Monday from the store near Southwest 117th Avenue and 84 West State Road.
The subjects entered the shop and asked about the Samoyed puppy named Sammy.
After completing the paperwork, the woman who, according to officials, appeared to be pregnant went back outside, got into a vehicle, and drove near the entrance to the store. At this point the man, who was still in view, got up and ran outside while he was holding the puppy.
A surveillance video recorded the man as he left the shop with the dog. An employee chases after him, but the test subjects managed to escape.
Employee Trenisha Maxwell described the incident to 7News.
“After the woman finished, I told her she had to get her ID, so she said her purse was in the car,” she said. “[The man] got up again, he walked out of the room and I told him, ‘Sir, you can’t go out of the room with the puppy’ and then he started jogging to the door and then he ran out later. “
Store officials said Sammy was worth about $ 6,000.
Officials said no employees were injured and no other animals were stolen.
If you have information about this theft or the whereabouts of the people, call Broward County Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS. Remember, you can always remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $ 5,000.
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