Update: Dog returned after being reported stolen from vehicle in Oakville

Police say a female Hungarian Vizsla named 'Nicky' was reported stolen from a vehicle in Oakville on Friday. Halton Regional Police

A dog that was reported stolen in Oakville last week has been located, police said.

Halton Regional Police say the animal was left in a unlocked vehicle in the parking lot of 2084 Speers Rd. on Friday afternoon.

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“When the owner returned, within minutes of leaving the animal, the dog was gone,” Halton police stated in a media release on Tuesday.

On Tuesday afternoon, police said that a “concerned citizen” had removed the dog from the vehicle.

The animal was brought to the Humane Society and later returned to the owner, police said.

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