OWINGS MILLS, Md. (WJZ) — Baltimore County police are investigating after a cat was stolen from an Owings Mills pet store.

Police received a tip Wednesday night from the Feline Rescue Association that the cat was returned.

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Investigators said that the cat was taken on Jan. 19 from its cage at the Petco store in the 10300 block of Reisterstown Road around 1:19 p.m.

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The theft was reported to police on Jan. 27.

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