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Police Dog Finds Suspect in North Smithfield Woods

Police Dog Finds Suspect in North Smithfield Woods

NORTH SMITHFIELD, R.I. (AP) _ A police dog from Warwick is being credited with finding the suspect in a robbery at a North Smithfield sandwich shop.
 

Police say 30-year-old Jason Lasalle of North Smithfield was found in some nearby woods shortly after the robbery of the Subway restaurant on Eddie Dowling Highway.
 

Police say they recovered a large knife and the $230 stolen in the robbery.
 
Lasalle was in custody Thursday, charged with armed robbery and disorderly conduct. It was not immediately clear if he has an attorney.

 

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