LAUDERHILL (CBSMiami) – A police K-9 is recovering after he was injured Friday night while chasing a violent suspect.
Lauderhill Police say they were after a man wanted for a stabbing at the Vegas Cabaret on University Drive.READ MORE: Coral Springs Police: 3 Separate Crime Scenes Tied To One Suspect
That suspect eventually ditched his car and took off on Southwest 3rd Street in Plantation.READ MORE: Brightline Celebrates 3 Years Of Service As It Nears Orlando Extension Completion
Officers caught him quickly after that.
At some point during the incident, the K-9 was injured but investigators have not said how.MORE NEWS: Ronald Acuña's 1st Game In Miami Since Knee Injury, Leads Braves Past Marlins 5-3
The dog was rushed to a vet nearby and is expected to make a full recovery.