Vancouver Police K-9 helps arrest suspect. - KPTV - FOX 12

Vancouver Police K-9 helps arrest suspect.

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VANCOUVER, WA (KPTV) -

A robber who was armed with a knife was taken down by a Vancouver Police K-9 Thursday night.

The victim says he was with a group of friends hanging out when a man approached him and grabbed his Bose speaker.

When the victim confronted him, Police say the suspect then pulled out a knife and threatened him.

The victim and his friends then called police and began to follow the suspect.

Thanks to officers nearby and their K-9, the suspect was tracked down.

The K-9 bit the suspect, and Police were able to arrest him in a nearby neighborhood.

The suspect, Anderson Durante Paz, 20, is being treated for the dog bite.

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