Dog stolen from store

A Shih Tzu worth nearly $1,400 was stolen Sunday from American Breeders, a pet store on Federal Road.

Police said that they  they responded to reports of a stolen dog there Sunday.

They said store personnel reported that a black male, wearing dark clothing and a Yankees cap walked into the store, took the dog from its holding pen, then walked out without paying for it.

 The dog,  a black Shih Tzo was worth  $1,399. Police said it has an implanted identifying computer chip.