Home invader nabbed by dog

A man is facing a break and enter charge and a leg wound

A man is facing a break and enter charge and a leg wound after kicking in the front door of a house in In the 2100-block of Fair St. Nov. 26. The suspect, who is known to the homeowner, kicked in the front door to the residence and fled the scene prior to police arrival.

The Saanich police department canine unit attended and tracked him to a nearby residence, where he was arrested. He was admitted to the Royal Jubilee Hospital for treatment for the dog bite to his leg.