Wednesday, October 12, 2011:
Bookie has been found and is safe at home with his owner. The full story:
Original post: Tuesday, October 11, 2011:
OLIVER ALERT: Winston-Salem, NC – STOLEN DOG in VEHICLE!!
A truck with an elderly dog in need of medication was stolen Monday from the Walmart on Hanes Mill Road, the dog’s owner told WXII.
8-year-old Chihuahua, named “Bookie”, was inside the truck. The dog suffers from several ailments that require medication.
Winston-Salem police have video showing the thief looking in several other vehicles before taking the truck, Jenkins said. WXII is working to obtain that video.
Jenkins is offering a $500 reward for the safe return of his dog.
Vehicle Description: Blue 1998 GMC Sierra (pictured)