WATCH | Backyard dog helps nab Florida drug suspects

A chopper was over the scene when a dog tackled one of two suspects.

A dog helped nab a couple of drug suspects who were trying to run away from police.

It happened in Volusia County Thursday night. According to deputies, the two guys were in a Camero with stolen tag. They also reportedly had several baggies of heroin, cocaine and about $2,000 in cash.

A sheriff’s office chopper was tracking the pair as they pulled into a home and took off running. Video shows them running between houses and through yards.

In one of the back yards, you can see a dog tackle one of the suspects.

They were eventually captured and taken to the Volusia County Jail.

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