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"They take it very seriously," he explained.
Duke was taken to the veterinarian and is doing OK. Another Miu Miu Matelasse Tote canine team continued the search, taking the team to the barn in which Spires was eventually found.
One of the suspects, Patrick Spires, was found hiding in a barn attic about 200 yards up Beech Island Avenue Monday afternoon. Spires is now in custody.
Aiken deputies spotted the truck in Beech Island. They say the two suspects took off on foot into nearby woods.
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Police are still looking for the second suspect, David Bargstedt. He is a white Gucci Belt Tiger Print
tracking team. As they were searching in a swampy area, the deputies were slowed down by heavy brush. However, the tracking dog, a 3 year old bloodhound named Duke, was able to get free and continue the pursuit. When the investigators caught up to Duke, they found his tracking collar cut, his harness removed. They say Duke was cut across the neck area when the subjects cut the tracking device and harness off of him.
male who is 5'11" tall, weighs about 170 pounds and has short dark brown hair and dark brown eyes. Bargstedt was last seen wearing a green T shirt. He is considered to be armed and dangerous.
Cpt. Troy Elwell with the Aiken County Sheriff's Office says assaulting a police canine is equivalent to hurting an officer.
A deputy was also injured while trying to apprehend Spires. He fell through the roof or ceiling of the barn while chasing him down and could have a broken hand or wrist. He was taken to the hospital and Sheriff Michael Hunt told News 12 the injury is requiring surgery this evening.
Manhunt continues in Beech Island
Office, Aiken Public Safety, North Augusta Public Safety, the Jackson Police Department, Beech Island Fire Department, South Carolina Highway Patrol, the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division and the Richmond County Sheriff's Office are all still on the scene in Beech Island searching for Bargstedt.
They say the suspects took a tractor trailer for a joy ride starting in Georgia. After stealing the truck, they drove it into Aiken County.
Spires will be charged with assault on a police canine and resisting arrest. Both men will be charged with stealing a vehicle. Cpt. Elwell says the charges are "fluid" for now and more charges could be added to the list.
Multiple law enforcement agencies have been searching the Beech Island area all day Tuesday, searching for two men who allegedly stole a tractor trailer in Richmond County.
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