A WANTED man has been arrested in East Renfrewshire after a police dog sniffed him out.

It comes after local officers took "a paws" in their hunt for a male last night (Thursday, September 29).

Following the search, Police Dog Coal found the man hiding in a garden.



A spokesperson for the force said: "Local officers took a paws in their search for a wanted male last night to allow PD Coal to sniff him out.

"The male was successfully arrested after being found hiding in a garden.

"Force bits back."