WICHITA FALLS, Texas (TNN) - Lock, the newest addition to the Wichita Falls Police Department, made his first arrest on Tuesday.
Around 6:30 p.m. Wichita Falls Texas Gang Task Force Unit made a stop on Kell East for a traffic violation.
Desmond Matthews was an occupant of the vehicle and police said he is confirmed to be involved in a street gang.
That’s when Lock, the 18-month-old Belgian Malinois, reportedly alerted police there were drugs in the car.
Wichita Falls police said Matthews had a gun fall from his rear and then officers arrested him.
Desmond Matthews was charged with unlawful carrying of a weapon by a felon and remains in the Wichita County Jail.
The WFPD received Lock on the same day.