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Good boy? Man busted on drug charge by 'best friend'

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Bo the dog helped police bust his owner on some drug charges (PHOTO: Prattville Police Department) Bo the dog helped police bust his owner on some drug charges (PHOTO: Prattville Police Department)
PRATTVILLE, Ala. - You know how sometimes you watch COPS and a mother calls the police on her own son? She usually gives an explanation of "I just want him to get help, and if it means going to jail to get it, I'm all for it." I'd like to think that's what a man's best friend was thinking when he turned him into police. 


Oh, and by best friend, obviously I mean the man's dog. 


Police in Alabama said it was a Edwin Henderson's dog who helped them bust him as he was hiding from police in Alabama this week. 


Officers showed up at the home of Henderson with a search warrant, and that's when he took off. Officers followed in pursuit, but eventually lost Henderson when he went into hiding. According to the Prattville Police spokeswoman, an investigator at the house saw Henderson's dog named "Bo" and said, "go get him." And that's exactly what Bo did. 


Officers followed Bo, who eventually stopped and wagged his tail in some tall grass, and that's where officers found Henderson hiding. 


Henderson was charged with Failure to Obey Police, Manufacturing a Controlled Substance, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. So was Bo just trying to get help for his owner, or did he simply think the whole thing was a big game of hide and seek? Probably the latter, but at any rate, good boy, Bo. Good boy. 

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