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Milwaukee man's dog returned after being stolen at gunpoint

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Posted at 7:23 PM, Aug 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-18 19:52:11-04

MILWAUKEE — **UPDATE: Tuesday, August 18 at 6:51 p.m.**

The Milwaukee Police Department has confirmed that the dog has now been returned to its owner.

The Milwaukee Police Department is now seeking suspects after a man's dog was stolen near the Third Ward, according to the MPD.

Police said armed suspects approached the victim and demanded he give over the dog. The suspects got the dog and left the scene.

The incident occurred in the 200 block of N. Jackson Street around 5:17 p.m. on Monday. The owner said the dog's name is "Henri."

If you have any information regarding this incident, please contact the Milwaukee Police Department at (414) 935-7360 or Crime Stoppers at (414) 224-TIPS.

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