The dog Wallingford police had been trying to track down after it was reported stolen from a car that was parked at the Staples Plaza Tuesday have been found.
On Tuesday, police said the 12-year-old Pomeranian, named Casper, was stolen from a blue Audi Quattro parked in the parking lot at 1145 North Colony Road sometime between 8 p.m. and 8:45 p.m. while his owner was in a restaurant.
A real estate agent told police she saw a dog on the front lawn and shaking around 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday while she was showing a home on Hanover Street in Meriden.
The real estate agent brought the dog home and a friend noticed the dog looked like Casper, so she brought him to the Wallingford Police Station.
He appears to be OK and police said Casper is back with his owner.
The investigation into the dog's theft is ongoing and Wallingford police ask anyone who might have information to call (203) 294-2805.