MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (WTNH) - Middletown police say their police dog helped track down two people accused of breaking into cars.
Early Thursday morning police arrested Geoffrey Rios. Police say he and a juvenile were rifling through cars on Alicia Lane. Rios was arrested in a car.
Middletown police say their K9 Diezel was able to track down the juvenile in the woods.
Police say that was Diezel's third successful track in two weeks.
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