By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — An Albany Park family was the latest victim Saturday of auto theft in Chicago.

But they were more concerned about their dog that was inside the vehicle when it was stolen.

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At 10:35 a.m., a 33-year-old man told police he had left his vehicle idling with a 3-year-old Labradoodle mix, Nola, inside in the 3500 block of West Lawrence Avenue, near St. Louis Avenue.

A thief then took the victim’s 2014 Chevrolet Storm and fled with Nola inside, police said.

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The owners said they did not get a good description of the perpetrator because he was wearing a mask.

Nola was microchipped. There were no signs of the car or the dog Saturday night.

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Nola The Dog

Nola the dog. (Credit: Luz Maria)

The owners told CBS 2 they do not care about the car and just want the dog back.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff