Woman Wanted on Drug Warrant Stabs Texas Police Dog in the Face During Arrest, Police Say

The dog was treated at a local vet and returned to duty

A Texas woman wanted on a drug charge stabbed a police K-9 in the face Monday when officers tried to arrest her, police say.

Shortly before 4 p.m., Baytown police officers went to a residence in the 100 block of South Flamingo Bright Street to arrest Abigail Martinez, 23, on an outstanding felony drug warrant, police said.

Officers heard movement inside the home and ordered Martinez to come out but she repeatedly refused. They opened the door and found her uncle, Felipe Martinez, on the couch. He was told to leave and was detained, police said.

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