They return two dogs stolen at knifepoint in the center

A woman has been arrested after two dogs were stolen at knifepoint in downtown Toronto earlier this month.

The two dogs, a golden-brown Shih Tzu named Mari and a black Scottish Terrier named Yurield, were returned to their owner “unharmed” and in “good health,” according to police.

On September 1, the owner was walking the two dogs in the area of ​​Yonge and Dundas streets around 11 p.m.

Police said the dog-walking victim was confronted by a man and woman they did not know.

The man then pulled out a knife and took the victim’s dogs, according to police.

On Friday, the dogs were located in the area of ​​Queen Street East and Bond Street and were returned to their owner.

Angela Dupuis, 36, of Toronto, was arrested and charged with robbery with an offensive weapon and possession of criminally obtained property.

A male suspect remains pending. The male is described as white, 30-40 years old, of medium build.

When he was last seen, he was wearing a black baseball cap and had several tattoos on his body, including one in his neck area. Police say he may be riding a black bike.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5200 or to contact Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), or at

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