A Yorkshire terrier was returned to its owner Wednesday evening after being stolen during a purse snatch in Alameda nearly two weeks ago, a police lieutenant said Thursday.
A man who was arrested last week on suspicion of stealing a Yorkshire terrier from its 80-year-old owner during a purse snatch in Alameda on Oct. 30 has changed his story about what he did with the dog, a police lieutenant said Tuesday.
A man has been arrested on suspicion of stealing a Yorkshire terrier from its 80-year-old owner during a purse snatch in Alameda last week, but the pooch has not been located, police said Friday.
A reward fund has been set up to help police solve a case in which an elderly Alameda woman’s dog was stolen in a robbery over the weekend.
Police in Alameda were looking for two men who robbed an elderly woman of her purse and the dog she was walking.