Morgan County K-9 Unit Tracks Down Family Dollar Robbery Suspect

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PRICEVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – A shoplifting incident turned into a robbery tonight at the Family Dollar in Priceville.

It happened around 7:00 p.m. Priceville police say a store employee initially caught the man attempting to steal. The employee confronted him, then the man pulled out a box cutter.

Police say the man then fled, but luckily the Morgan County K-9 unit was close by.

The K-9 tracked the man down, and he is now in custody for questioning.