Los Angeles County sheriff’s officials released a footage of a robbery attempt foiled by an enraged and barking Chihuahua named Paco, hoping the public can identify the criminals.
The attempted robbery took place July 7 about 7:30 p.m. at Ace Smoke Shop on North Lake Avenue in Altadena.
Neither the owner nor the hero dog was injured in the incident, reports Los Angeles Times.
Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to contact Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department detectives at (626) 296-2114 or (626) 798-1131.
The public may also provide information anonymously by calling (800) 222-TIPS (8477), texting the letters TIPLA plus the tip to CRIMES (274637), or at the website lacrimestoppers.org.