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Dog helps bust home invasion burglars in Ga.

June 1, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
A family dog named Rudy is credited with helping break up a burglary ring, leading to the arrest of seven suspects.The suspects broke into a home in Decatur, Ga. and moved the loot into some nearby woods with the intentions of picking it up later.

Rudy was on a leash during the burglary. When his owners came home, they untied him and Rudy immediately tracked down the stolen items.

''He was just sniffing constantly on the ground, and there it was, my items," said Rudy's owner Robert Justice.

The burglars returned to retrieve their loot, but family members saw them and got their license number.

Police tracked down and arrested the suspects, plus a number of accomplices.

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