Debo the dog catches burglar in Prentiss - WDAM-TV 7-News, Weather, Sports-Hattiesburg, MS

Debo the dog catches burglar in Prentiss

PRENTISS, MS (WDAM) - A Prentiss teenager is behind bars charged with burglary after he was tackled by man's best friend.

A 3-year-old German Shepard named Debo trapped a teen on Monday who allegedly burglarized a car, stealing a gun and cigarettes.

The suspected thief jumped into Debo's back yard. Dog owner, Jessie Bridges, gave Debo a the command to attack. Debo tackled the teen and held him down until police arrived.

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