Thirty-six-year-old Robyn Obadal is suspected of illegally
entering a house and taking the dogs on July 23. The Gazette says she pleaded not guilty on Wednesday in Linn County District Court.
According to the criminal complaint, Obadal was on duty when she
allegedly entered the back porch of the house and took the dogs
from a locked kennel.
Obadal, who's been on the force for 14 years, remains on unpaid
administrative leave. Her trial is set for Sept. 26. If convicted,
she faces up to 30 days in jail.