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.