K9 track leads to arrest

Courtesy: Cass County Sheriff\'s Office Cass County Facebook page

CASS COUNTY, Mich. – Early Saturday morning, Cass County deputies were called to a domestic assault in the 14000 block of Hideaway Road in Porter Township.

Once deputies arrived at the location, the suspect fled out the back door of the residence into a large wooded area, according to deputies.

Faust, a Cass County K9, was requested to track the subject into the wooded area.

Faust located the subject hiding in the middle of the large wooded area, reports said.

A 28-year-old male from Vandalia, Michigan was transported to Ascension Borgess Hospital in Dowagiac for injuries sustained in the incident.

The suspect was taken to the Cass County Jail for domestic assault 2nd offense with strangulation and resisting arrest.

The case remains under investigation.

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