Couple accused of taking service dog and blackmailing owner
MONROE COUNTY, Fla. (CNN) – A couple in South Florida has been arrested and charged with grand theft and for stealing a service dog.
Police say Reinier Fuentes, 33, and Lilianne Dominguez, 26, texted a woman in the Florida Keys whose French bulldog, Sailor, had gone missing.
The couple demanded $1,000 for the safe return of Sailor, a service dog.
The woman called police, and the couple was arrested at a mall in Miami on Monday.
They are charged with grand theft, dealing in stolen property and more.
Sailor was not hurt and is now back with its owner.
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