Durham Police Dog Injured In Line Of Duty
Posted August 26, 2004 12:12 p.m. EDT
RALEIGH, N.C. — A four-legged Durham officer put a pair of suspected robbers in jail.
Michael Harris and Elijah Lennon face several counts of breaking and entering. Police arrested them while responding to a call about a burglary in progress on Monday.
Harris tried to run away, but "Lars the K-9 cop" caught him and bit him twice.
Lars was slightly injured. He is recovering at a veterinarian hospital in Cary.