SAN JOSE — A wolf cub of a puppy braved an incredible journey over the holiday weekend when she was dognapped during a violent home robbery, police said, only to be rescued in the nick of time for a Christmas Day reunion with her owner.
The adventure began when the owner of the Alaskan Malamute pup posted a Craiglist ad putting her up for sale with a reported asking price between $800 and $900. The pup was the product of a recent litter of another of the owner’s dogs.
The morning of Dec. 23, a man responding to the ad showed up to their home on Lyndale Avenue.
The man, since identified as 19-year-old Raymond Gonzalez, left and returned with a friend, identified as 26-year-old Andrew Kavanagh. But instead of continuing the transaction, the two men reportedly beat the male owner with a blunt object and used a stun gun on him.
The men …
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