At 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 1, 2024, the Auburn Police Department received a report of a bank robbery in the 100 Block of Auburn Way S. (map below).
Police said that a male suspect in his 40s walked into the bank and showed a message on his phone demanding money.
The teller handed the suspect the money, which contained a tracker, and the suspect left.
Thanks to the tracker and K9 Dexter who was able to track his entire route, the suspect was arrested within 30 minutes of the robbery outside a nearby Safeway.
Below is police body cam video of part of the pursuit, courtesy Auburn PD: