Police Make Second Arrest In Sterling Puppy Heist
BOSTON (CBS) – Police have arrested a second suspect they say is connected to the theft of 9 puppies from a local animal shelter.
Officers say 22-year-old Jose Figueroa of Worcester was involved in the theft from Animal Shelter Inc. in Sterling.
Last Thursday, employees found a kennel door kicked in and several puppies missing.
At least seven of those puppies have been recovered.
Another Worcester resident, Sylvia Ortiz was arrested last week in connection.