A stolen dog has been returned to its owners after being found 65 miles from home.
On 24, February, a 72-year-old woman was walking her dog, Dora near her home in Lydd, Kent.
A man wearing a face mask approached her and the dog and engaged in conversation with her. He then detached the lead and ran off with the dog.
On Sunday, 7 March, 11 days later, a member of public reported to Bexleyheath Police station with a dog she had found roaming alone in a local park.
Officers from the station took the dog to a local vets to be checked over and scanned for any details.
The scans showed that the dog was indeed Dora the pug who was stolen back in Kent.
She was 65 miles from her home.
The next day, officers contacted the owner and were able to return Dora the pug to her rightful owners.
Sadly, the owner has now informed us that her other dog, is now reported to be missing in the Kent area.