If dogs could talk, it's likely a 2-year-old Yorshire Terrier mix stolen from an Atlanta animal shelter would have a tale to tell.
The adopted dog was taken from Fulton County Animal Services earlier this week before her forever family arrived to take her home.
The dog was returned unharmed by one of the suspects Friday, Atlanta police posted on Facebook.
The suspects, a young man and a woman, spent about 10 minute in Fulton County Animal Services on Feb. 11 before they made off with the Yorkie hidden in a large purse.
Crime Stoppers Greater Atlanta posted a surveillance video of the dog theft on its Facebook page along with an offer of $2,000 reward. The story was picked up by multiple news outlets.
Atlanta police are continuing to pursue the the case and are seeking information on the couple responsible for the theft.
Anyone who knows anything about the incident please call Crime Stoppers Greater Atlanta at 404-577-TIPS (8477).