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Police K-9 ‘Gunner' Helps Track Down Car Burglar

Mount Laurel Police K-9 Gunner helped officers track down a teenage burglar who was seen entering parked vehicles in Mount Laurel on Monday.

Police responded to a home on Pheasant Drive for the report of someone breaking into vehicles in the driveway. The suspect ran off into the woods before police arrived, but with the help of Gunner, Joseph Caprarola was located and arrested.

Investigators found the 19-year-old had entered several vehicles and a shed on the property, stealing one coat from a vehicle, according to police.

He was charged with burglary and theft with bail set at $8,000.

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