Deputy Dog Breaks Leg Chasing Bad Guy

A Kings County Sheriff's Department canine is recovering after helping deputies get their man.

Deputies say it happened in the Kings County City of Stratford Monday about forty miles south of Fresno.

That's where deputies say "Rook", a Kings county Sheriff's Department canine fell and broke his leg after chasing a man onto the roof of a house.

Deputies say Anthony Higareda was up there after running away from deputies and refusing to come down.

Higareda was arrested on several criminal charges and booked into the Kings County jail.

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