Three designer puppies stolen last week from three different pet stores have been returned after a mysterious man dropped them off at a Petland in Lake St. Louis on Sunday.
Terry Wayne Davis, 43, of Alton, has been charged with three counts of sexual conduct with an animal.
Police now believe the tip was blown out of proportion.
“Sonny” the purebred Boxer puppy sedated.
Only five states rate lower when it comes to laws that protect animal welfare.