Veteran reunites with service dog after woman arrested for stealing it

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ALLIANCE, Ohio – A woman was arrested in Alliance on Friday after police found a dog inside her home she was accused of stealing.

Alliance police say Andrea Sindledecker, 34, allegedly stole a service dog from a man she was in a relationship with.

The man, a military veteran, lives in Delta, Ohio and had the dog for his post traumatic stress disorder.

Police say when they went to her home Friday, she claimed that the dog was not there.

They found the dog shortly after.

Sindledecker was charged with receiving stolen property, obstruction of official business and drug paraphernalia.

The dog and owner were reunited a few hours later.

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