According to store owners, Max the parrot stolen from a 28th Street pet store has been found.

Owners of Casa La Parrot say Max was returned to their store on Friday morning. He was taken from the store on Wednesday.

Max is a White Belly Caique and valued at $1,600 -- he was on layaway while a store customer was making payments on him, hoping to take Max home soon.

The woman who took him could face grand theft felony charges.

According to Capt. Kim Koster with the Wyoming Police Department, the investigation is being turned over to the Kent County Prosecutor's Office. The prosecutor will decide what charges, if any, will be filed.

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