By Charlotte Karp For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 05:21 GMT, 1 March 2020 | Updated: 05:21 GMT, 1 March 2020
An 11-week-old Staffy called Athena has been reunited with her owners after she was allegedly snatched from a balcony.
The American Staffordshire Terrier was allegedly taken from the balcony of a home in the Newcastle suburb of Cooks Hill, north of Sydney, at about 2.30pm on Wednesday.
Owner David Chapman said on social media that he paid $2500 for the puppy as a gift for his children.
He pleaded with members of a local Facebook group to get in touch if they knew where Athena might be.
Athena's owner pleaded with