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K9 helps Ottawa police track suspect in Bank Street break-in

Officers say a door was smashed and some blood was found on the scene. That helped the police dog find the culprit.
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A 22-year-old Ottawa man is facing one count of mischief following a break-in at a business on Bank Street, just north or Mitch Owens Road.

Officers were called to the area around 3:35 a.m., Wednesday.

Investogators found that the front door of the business had been smashed, and that some blood was on the door frame. A canine track was initiated and an injured suspect was found and arrested soon after on Mitch Owens Road.

John W. Matheson-O'Heare is the accused.

He was released on a promise to appear in court at a later date.


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