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K-9 Unit Tracks Down Man in Attempted Break and Enter

Mon June 1, 2020

A 55-year old man is facing several charges following an attempted break and enter Sunday evening, May-31-2020.

A woman was home with her three children when she saw a man trying to break into her north end home through a kitchen window. The woman called 9-1-1 and officers, along with K-9 Diesel arrived on the scene.

After taking down a description and direction the man fled, K-9 Officer Diesel tracked a person down in a wooded area who was taken into custody. No injuries reported during the incident.

Jim Hennessy
Manager of Communications/Public Information
Saint John Police Force

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