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Putnam sheriff’s K-9 assists Carmel police in capturing suspect

K-9 Lex in action (PCSD file photo)

CARMEL – A Putnam County Sheriff’s K-9 unit has been credited with locating a man wanted in connection with a violent domestic incident in Carmel.

Officers Deputy Vincent Dalo and Sergeant Timothy Keith, along with K-9 Lex, responded to a home in the Town of Carmel at 5:30 a.m. on Wednesday, September 5 to assist local police with a man who had fled the scene of the domestic incident.

Dalo obtained an article of the man’s clothing, which was used as a scent for K-9 Alex. The dog located the trail left by the suspect and led the officers into a wooded area where the man was found lying in tall grass.  He was handcuffed and turned over to the Carmel Police Department.

 


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