Missing K9 is found

LAKEWOOD — Lakewood police say one of their narcotics-detection dogs, a 10-year-old lab retriever mix, has been found after chewing his way out of his kennel during a storm.

Lt. Chris Lawler said earlier that Duke likely broke out because he was scared by Thursday’s thunder.

The dog ran away from his handler’s home in the Spanaway-Graham area.

Lawler did not have immediate details Friday afternoon on the dog’s recovery.

Duke has been with the department for more than six years.

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