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Puppy also stolen in Harwood Ave. carjacking

Update at 10:43 p.m. Friday: Homewood Police report that Cooper the dog was found.

A carjacker got away with a vehicle and a family pet during an incident in the evening of Friday, Sept. 30.

At about 6 p.m., a man said he was standing outside his vehicle in the 18600 block of Harwood Avenue when a man in his 20s entered the driver's front seat. 

The carjacker got a 2015 Subaru SUV, and also the family's pet golden retriever named Cooper. (Provided photo)

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