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September 23, 2020

Police Service Dog Six was No. 1 in nabbing a suspect over the weekend in Oshawa.

Durham Regional Police were called around 10 p.m. Sunday to the Simcoe St. and Rossland Rd. area for reports of a man with a gun.

Cops say a member of the K-9 Unit located a suspect, who fled on foot but was quickly caught by Police Service Dog Six.

The man was bitten during the takedown and was treated in hospital for minor injuries, police say.

A starter’s pistol was allegedly located on the suspect along with about $2,000 worth of cannabis.

Lucais Dayron, 18, of no fixed address, has been charged with possession of cannabis for the purpose of selling and fail to comply.

Anyone with new information is asked to call police at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5100 or Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

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