Montezuma (WSYR-TV) - The Cayuga County Sheriff’s Office says seven pit bull puppies reported stolen have been returned to their Montezuma home.
Deputies say they received calls from two individuals who were had the puppies and wished to surrender them.
Officials met with the individuals at a home in the city of Auburn where the puppies were turned over.
All seven puppies were returned to their owners in Montezuma Wednesday night.
Deputies indicated that the puppies were in good health.
The Sheriff’s Office says the investigation is ongoing and that the roles of certain individuals involved have yet to be determined at this point.
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