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Police dog stabbed during robbery arrest

Posted: 1:39 PM, May 15, 2019
Updated: 2019-05-15 17:41:03-04
Frank K. Garcia
Tucson K-9 officer stabbed
Tucson K-9 officer stabbed
Tucson K-9 officer stabbed
Tucson K-9 officer stabbed

TUCSON, Ariz. - Tucson police arrested a bank robbery suspect who allegedly stabbed a police dog while police were attempting to arrest him.

Police say 27-year-old Frank K. Garcia faces charges of armed robbery and aggravated assault on a peace officer.

The dog is expected to recover.

Garcia was booked into Pima County Jail on a $250 bond.