Owner and Missing Puppy Overjoyed to Be Reunited by North Carolina Police

Ruby, a chocolate Lab puppy, and her owner were both visibly delighted to see each other after the stolen pooch was returned by police in Charlotte, North Carolina, on February 4, the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department said on Facebook.

A video posted by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department shows the heartwarming return of Ruby.

Detective Albanese and Detective Morell were “thrilled” to bring Ruby back to her owner, the Facebook post said. Ruby had been inside her owner’s vehicle when it was stolen on February 1.

The very happy owner notes that the officers even “found her cage!” before dancing with the puppy in her arms. Credit: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department via Storyful