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Police locate missing dog after being inside stolen vehicle in Brampton

A Lassa-Poodle breed named Markie is missing after the vehicle he was in was stolen in Brampton Wednesday night.
A Lassa-Poodle breed named Markie is missing after the vehicle he was in was stolen in Brampton Wednesday night. Peel Regional Police

Peel Regional Police say a Lassa-Poodle breed named Markie has been located safe in Newmarket after the vehicle he was in was stolen in Brampton Wednesday night.

Police said the pooch was inside a white Nissan Rogue in the area of Chinguacousy Road and Queen Street at the time of his disappearance.

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Authorities said the dog was found by animal services in Newmarket on Thursday. A scan of the dog’s microchip confirmed his identity.

Police said Markie has been reunited with his owners.

No arrests have been made in connection with the stolen vehicle.

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