Pair Sought In Puppy Theft In Naperville: Police

Pair Sought In Puppy Theft
Photo credit These two suspects are wanted in connection with a Naperville puppy theft (Naperville Police)

(WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- Naperville police are searching for two suspects who allegedly stole a 10-week-old puppy last week from a pet store in the west suburb.

A $1,000 reward is being offered by Naperville Crime Stoppers for their capture.

About 8:45 p.m. July 31, the pair allegedly stole a Boston Terrier puppy from Petland, 720 S. Route 59, Naperville police said in a statement.

One person distracted employees while another removed the dog from a restricted area of the store, police said. They left in a white car, possibly a Jeep Cherokee.