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K9 Team Leads to Successful Arrest After Foot Chase in Abbeville

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Abbeville, AL(WDNews) – A routine traffic stop turned into a dramatic foot chase near US Highway 431 and State Highway 10, leading to the deployment of a K9 tracking team.

The incident began when Abbeville Police Department attempted to stop a vehicle, but the suspect fled on foot. The Henry County Sheriff’s Office quickly established a perimeter alongside Abbeville PD to contain the suspect.

Abbeville PD called in the Vintress K9 team, which successfully tracked and apprehended the individual.

The vehicle involved is believed to be stolen. The Henry County Task Force will join Abbeville PD in further investigating the case.