Stolen Labrador missing for a week reunited with 'delighted' owners

The pet was stolen outside a premises on Hope Street in Glasgow and enquiries into the theft are ongoing.

Black Labrador stolen from outside Hope Street premises in Glasgow reunited with owners Police Scotland

A black Labrador stolen from outside a premises in Glasgow over a week ago has been reunited with its owner. 

The dog was taken from Hope Street on Saturday, August 13, leaving its owners “distressed”.

On Sunday, police confirmed the dog has been traced safe and well and returned to its “delighted” owners. 

Officers said enquiries into the theft are ongoing and are appealing for anyone with information to get in touch. 

Detective Constable Kimberley Douglas said: “Thankfully the dog has been found and back with its owners who are delighted.

“We are still appealing to trace the suspect for the theft who is described around 25 to 30 years old, 5ft 11in in height, of slim build with short brown hair. He was wearing a grey Nike tracksuit and black trainers.

“We would ask that anyone with information about the theft, who hasn’t already spoken to police, to get in touch with police via 101.  Please quote reference number 0853 of August 15 when calling. 

“Alternatively, information can be passed to Crimestoppers anonymously by calling 0800 555 111.”

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