UPDATE: Kobe located and returned to owner

Toronto police say Kobe has been safely located and returned to his owner.

They tweeted out the news Sunday morning.

On April 19 at 11 p.m. a woman tied the dog to a bench outside a fast-food restaurant in the Bloor Street East and Sherbourne Street area.

When she came back out, she found the dog had been stolen.

Kobe is a Pomeranian/Shih Tzu mix.

He was found tied to a post.

An image of the suspect was captured on surveillance video and released to the public on Saturday.

Police say they are still looking for the suspect.

Suspect in dog theft case Bloor and Sherbourne area.


With files from Corinne Van Dusen