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Three group person been arrested by San Jose constabulary for allegedly stealing a French bulldog astatine gunpoint.
Just earlier 11pm connected 22 June, personification reported an equipped robbery successful which 3 “suspects took nan victim’s individual spot and their French bulldog astatine gunpoint,” San Jose Police said successful a property release.
An investigation has been underway since. The trio were arrested connected 7 September for equipped robbery.
The victim’s French bulldog was besides reunited pinch its owner, unharmed. The victim’s recognition was withheld, but nan constabulary identified nan unfortunate arsenic a San Jose resident.
The suspects — Alyssa Castro, 19, Isaac Ortiz, 21, Jesse Saavedra, 20 — were booked into Santa Clara County Main Jail, constabulary said.
After subsequently searching nan suspects’ homes and cars, 1 of nan firearms seized was a privately made shade gun.
Another dognapping communicative made headlines recently.
Lady Gaga’s French bulldogs were stolen successful February 2021; nan vocalist offered a $500,000 reward — “no questions asked” — successful speech for returning her 2 dogs, Koji and Gustav.
The dogs were returned by Jennifer McBride a fewer days later.
Two years aft nan incident, successful February 2023, Ms McBride sued nan popular star for not handing complete nan reward money.
But Ms McBride was 1 of 5 group who were arrested and charged complete nan theft of Gaga’s dogs. She was allegedly recovered to beryllium an accessory aft nan first crime, according to nan Los Angeles Police Department.
According to ABC7, nan vocalist is now trying to disregard nan suit altogether. In June, according to nan outlet, Lady Gaga’s lawyer told nan tribunal that Ms McBride “seeks to profit from her information successful a crime. The rule does not let a personification to perpetrate a crime and past profit from it.”