Family puppy stolen from Madison home, police say

A Puppy Named Doyle
Courtesy of the Madison Police Department

MADISON, Wis. — Madison police are looking for someone who stole a puppy from a house early Tuesday morning.

According to the Madison Police Department, officers responded to a house on the 3300 block of Basil Drive around 3:15 a.m. for a report of a burglary.

People living in the home said a vehicle, laptop, cell phone and a purse were stolen.

The family dog, a puppy named “Doyle” was also taken during the burglary.

Doyle is a chocolate lab wearing a red collar with no tags and is around 15 to 16 weeks old.

Police also said the stolen vehicle was later found disabled and with several stolen items.

Anyone with information about the whereabouts of the dog or information about potential suspects is asked to call the Madison Police Department at 608-266-6014.