Orange Police K9 Orka tracks down juvenile who allegedly stole vehicle


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ORANGE, Mass. (WWLP) – A police dog helped track down a juvenile who police suspect to have stolen a vehicle in Orange and could be facing multiple criminal charges. 

Police in Orange told 22News officers located a stolen vehicle on North Main Street around 12:30 a.m., Wednesday and saw a suspicious man walking away from the area. 

The officers requested a K9 team to assist with tracking down the suspect. K9 Orka was able to locate a suspect who was hiding at the bottom of a set of stairs in someone’s yard. 

The suspect was later identified as a juvenile and police say he will be facing criminal charges.  

The incident is still being investigated. 

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