Police: Suspects sought in dog theft, garage burglary on Milwaukee’s northwest side

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee police are seeking two suspects wanted in connection with a garage burglary and dog theft that happened in the neighborhood near 84th and Glendale on Labor Day.

Two suspects arrived in a 2001-2005, white, four-door Pontiac Aztek around 9:10 a.m. One of the suspects climbed over the victim’s fence and took the victim's eight-year-old Yorkshire Terrier. The suspect handed the dog to the other suspect who put the animal inside the Aztek.  Several items were also stolen from inside the garage before the suspects fled in their vehicle.

84th & Glendale dog theft, garage burglary suspects

The first suspect is described as a black man, between 30 and 35 years old, with a medium complexion, long dreadlocks pulled into a ponytail and facial hair.

The second suspect is described as a black man, between 30 and 35 years-old, with a medium complexion, last seen wearing a black T-shirt and black shorts with a white stripe.

84th & Glendale dog theft, garage burglary suspects

84th & Glendale dog theft, garage burglary suspects

Police confirmed for FOX6 News early Tuesday, September 12th the dog was found loose in the neighborhood -- and returned to the family.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call Milwaukee police at 414-935-7271.