(CMR) The police K-9 unit assisted in the arrest of a suspect thought to be involved in a home invasion on Palm Dale.
Early this morning, 1 August, officers conducted an operation in the North Side area to locate a man who was wanted in connection with an incident at Palm Dale on 28 July (see below release).
During the operation police spotted the man, who immediately fled from the police. A K-9 Unit deployed to assist, and the police canine, Baron, who is the newest addition to the K-9 Unit, tracked the suspect, eventually circling and barking at a structure nearby. Officers located the suspect inside.
The man, age 26 of North Side, has been arrested on suspicion of robbery and related offenses in relation to the Palm Dale incident.
He remains in police custody as investigations continue