(NEWSER) – Ah, the sweet smell of justice. Or is that garbage? A Fargo police dog named Falco helped the North Dakota Highway Patrol track down an elusive suspect early Friday morning, according to a post on the Fargo Police Department's Facebook page.

Falco and his nose led troopers from the interstate to a residential neighborhood, where they located the wanted man hiding inside a garbage can. Police say the suspect had run off from a traffic stop. And we here at Newser echo the sentiments of Fargo PD: "Great work, Falco!"

Early this morning, K9 Falco was called to assist the ND Highway Patrol to locate a suspect that fled on foot from a...

Posted by Fargo Police Department on Friday, January 22, 2016

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