Paws Help the Law. Two dogs help with a court case at Orange

A pair of pups with a dogged sense of justice has contributed to a court case today in relation to a robbery at a pharmacy in Orange.dogs help court case at Orange

Police will allege in court that at about 8.20am on Wednesday 6 May 2015, a man entered the pharmacy on Peisley Street, assaulted an employee and then demanded drugs from the safe.

After being given a quantity of drugs, the man rode from the scene on a push bike.

The employee was not injured.

Two dogs were seen on CCTV footage inside the pharmacy at the time of the incident and following the bicycle afterwards.dogs help court case at Orange

As a part of inquiries into the robbery, police spotted the dogs in a local park. Officers from Canobolas Local Area Command followed the animals.

A search warrant was executed at premises where the dogs led police. Items believed to be stolen were recovered.

A 36-year-old man was arrested and charged with aggravated robbery. He was refused bail and will face Orange Local Court later today (Friday 8 May 2015).

dogs help court case at Orange

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