The police are looking for a woman for allegedly stealing dog from a man as he is having fatal seizure while paramedics attended to him. The man was literally laying on the ground completely helpless, when woman stole his dog.
The man was feeling sick that day, but decided to walk to 7-Eleven with his dog when he suddenly had a seizure, authorities said.
He then fell and was not able to get up until emergency responders arrived on the scene, according to the statement.
Surveillance footage from the convenience store shows a woman removing the pooch from the area as paramedics attended to the man, police said in the statement.
The man was then taken to a hospital where he died. He has not been publicly identified.
Struck with grief over the loss of both of their family member and their furry companion, police explained that relatives of the man pleaded with authorities to help find the missing animal.
When they were shown the video tape, the family said they did not know the woman, according to the statement. Police have not yet been able to identify her.
Police officer was walking in the area few days later when he suddenly spotted what he believed to be the dog, whose name is Sammy, according to the statement.
He then contacted the family, who confirmed that was indeed their beloved dog. An hour later the family was reunited with Sammy, who showered them with love, police said.
The woman who stole the dog left the scene as soon as the police officer saw the dog. The family asked the police not to look after the woman since they got what they wanted, their beloved dog Sammy.