Call West Columbia police if you see this dog, who was inside a vehicle that was stolen (Source: owner)
A surveillance image of the person wanted in connection to stealing a car with a woman's dog inside. (Source: West Columbia Police Department/Facebook)
WEST COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) -
A dog who had become a stowaway in a carjacking in West Columbia has been found in Sumter, according to police.
West Columbia police verified that the dog was indeed Boo Boo and he's now back in the arms of his owner - but the car has not been recovered.
Here’s what happened: On Saturday, June 10, a woman was parked in front of St. Paws Thrift Store in West Columbia’s Triangle City. Her car was stolen. Inside the car was her two-year-old Chihuahua named Boo Boo.
The stolen car is a 2012 Honda Accord. It’s a white four-door with a sunroof. Police also released surveillance images of the suspect.
If you have seen this car, contact the West Columbia Police Department at 803-794-0721.