A Goldendoodle puppy stolen from the Puppy Barn in Vineyard has been returned. The case has been forwarded to the Utah County Attorney's office.
*** PRESS RELEASE June 3, 2019 ***
On May 1, 2019, a woman entered the Puppy Barn, a business in Vineyard in Utah County, and stole a Goldendoodle puppy valued at $1,200.00. On May 8, 2019, a local attorney called the Detective investigating the theft. He said the puppy had been brought to him by someone who knew the suspect. The puppy was returned to the owner. The Detective later learned the woman who stole the puppy was Savannah Morgan Griffin, age 22, from Provo. During an interview with Griffin at her attorney’s office on May 30 she admitted she stole the puppy. She told the Detective she took the puppy to replace a family dog that had died. One count of class A misdemeanor theft against Griffin will be referred to the Utah County Attorney’s Office.
For questions contact Sergeant Spencer Cannon, Public Information Officer, Utah County Sheriff’s Office.
(801)404-1912 – Cell
(801)851-4333 – Office
Twitter: @SGTCannonPIO or @UCSO