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JCPD: Police dog tracked burglar to nearby apartment

NET News Service • Dec 11, 2012 at 11:57 AM

A police dog tracked a man to an east Johnson City housing complex Monday after he broke into car parked in a nearby neighborhood, police said in a news release.

Christopher M. Forbes, 21, 3 Mel Circle, Apt. 5, had items stolen from the vehicle and others when police arrived his apartment, police said.

Police were called to Fairway Drive around 5:30 a.m. Monday after the victim saw Forbes breaking into his vehicle and chased Forbes through his back yard.

Read more at the Johnson City Press.

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