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Stolen Puppy Reunited With Owner

Posted January 25, 2008

— A stolen golden retriever puppy called Lulu was reunited with her owner Thursday, Cary police said, after a woman, claiming she received the animal as a gift, returned her.

Authorities said the woman, identified as "Betty," told Lulu's owner, Andrea Sexton, her sister purchased Lulu for $50 from a man at a gas station in Angier.

Betty said she found Sexton's number on a flier, contacted her and met with her and determined the puppy was Lulu, police said.

Investigators said someone stole the dog, along with jewelry, a laptop computer and a digital camera from Sexton's home on Jan. 14.


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  • sweetrose Jan 28, 2008

    So glad to see that some people in this world can still do the "right thing"

    Glad to here LuLu is back home where she belongs.

  • delete meee now Jan 25, 2008

    Oh well coulda been worse. It coulda pursued a career as a cosmetics guinea pig

  • Godschild43 Jan 25, 2008

    The person who returned the dog has to be a honest person.Happy owner got dog back.

  • downtownbrown Jan 25, 2008

    Breaking news, people.