Police dog Storm catches pizza delivery robbery suspects

Police dog Storm catches pizza delivery robbery suspects

POLICE dog Storm helped find three people who allegedly robbed a pizza delivery man in Clarkson yesterday evening.

WA Police spokeswoman Susan Usher said the man (20) went to Santa Clara Crescent about 5.35pm on August 4 to make a delivery.

�It is alleged three people approached him when he got out of his vehicle,� she said.

�The group had a verbal altercation with the delivery driver and one of the group pulled out a knife and demanded the pizzas, cash and the driver�s mobile phone.

�The offenders then fled into Tufnell Lane.�

The North West Metropolitan Response team, Joondalup Detectives and Police dog Storm and her handler started patrols of the area, with the dog finding two men hiding in a home and a girl in a nearby park.

Police have charged a Clarkson man (20) and girl (16) with aggravated armed robbery, while another Clarkson man (18) was assisting police with their inquiries today.