Chicago woman’s dog returned after alleged theft by delivery driver

CHICAGO (CBS) — A Douglas Park lady is counting her blessings after her dog was stolen proper out of her entrance yard, and, because of social media, her greatest buddy was returned. 

Marisol Dobaldo instantly referred to as police after her emotional assist animal was snatched out of her entrance yard by a delivery particular person. 

Concerned about his well-being, she rapidly took to social media. 

Camera footage exhibits what seems like a delivery employee dropping off a bundle at a distinct home two homes down. Then, in footage from one other digicam, that very same employee will be seen strolling away with Pluto, the French bulldog. 

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Pluto the French bulldog was returned to his proprietor Saturday. 

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“We called Amazon immediately. Amazon gave us the runaround for hours and hours. We didn’t sleep last night. We were up all night just trying to find him and connect the dots,” stated Dobaldo. 

She stated when she contacted Amazon and requested to talk with the supervisor, there was no response.

She stated Pluto is extra than simply an prolonged member of the family; he is an emotional assist animal to assist along with her anxiousness and melancholy. 

“Him being gone, I was shaking all night, like I couldn’t control my anxiety,” she stated. “There’s some bad people out there. You never know what they’re going to do to them when they take them.” 

Doblado took to instagram, posting movies of the suspect strolling away along with her dog and placing him within the automobile. She stated because of the facility of social media, she received him again Saturday.

“Pluto just approached her and went in her house because he’s a house dog. He’s probably hungry and tired. She just kept him and said, ‘Hey I found this dog.’ She didn’t see my post, but then other people saw her post,” Dobaldo stated. 

And after different individuals noticed each of their posts, they join the dots and related the 2.

CBS 2 additionally reached out to Amazon to see whether it is investigating however by no means heard again. Dolbado stated detectives informed her Saturday that the delivery driver turned himself in.

She is debating whether or not to press prices. 

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