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Police: Pit Bull Puppy Stolen in Columbia Home Invasion

Police said three masked men stole cash and Nike shoes as well as the puppy in the armed robbery.

Police: Pit Bull Puppy Stolen in Columbia Home Invasion


Three men, one armed with an assault rifle, stole a pit bull puppy, cash and Nike shoes from a home near the 7500 block of Summer Blossom Lane on Dec. 17, according to police.

Police said the men entered through the front door around 1:50 a.m., ordered a male and a female victim to the floor in the master bedroom at gunpoint, then proceeded to rob the residence.

The three men also stole money, a wallet and a cell phone from a victim who was sleeping downstairs, police said.

Police described the suspects as follows:

  • Person 1: Black male, 6'3" with a light complexion wearing a Redskins jacket, scarf and black greenish pants
  • Person 2: Black male with a light complexion wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black scarf, black hat with a yellow "C" and displaying a black assault rifle
  • Person 3: No detailed description provided.

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