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Burglary suspect bitten by police dog

A suspect is recovering after he was bitten by a police dog early Wednesday morning.

Lexington Police were called to the old Popeye's sign company, which is being demolished, on South Broadway at Pine Street for a man who was hiding inside the building.

When officers approached the suspect, they say he wouldn't surrender.

Police released a dog on the suspect which bit the man in the arm.

Gerard Tobias, 64, went to U.K. Hospital.

He is charged with burglary and expected to be okay.


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