Saratoga County police dog injured

Posted at: 02/25/2013 6:02 PM
Updated at: 02/25/2013 6:20 PM
By: WNYT Staff

SARATOGA COUNTY - A police K9 from Saratoga County is recovering from some severe cuts to his head and leg.

The dog, named Gunner, was injured while catching a man wanted for stealing jewelry.

Officers say gunner helped them catch 34-year-old Alfred Evans.

Evans was on the run after allegedly stealing more than $2,000 worth of jewelry from a house in Malta.

He's in jail tonight. The dog is expected to be fine.