(Courtesy of the Louisville Metro Police Department's Facebook page

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — A K-9 officer with the Louisville Metro Police Department helped execute a recent major drug bust. 

LMPD posted a picture of K-9 officer Franklin on its Facebook page Thursday after he helped officers with a drug bust in the Newburg neighborhood.

According to the post, the dog and the department's new Criminal Interdiction Division found more than 8 pounds of cocaine, Xanax, a gun and some marijuana after executing a search warrant.

One suspect was arrested, but has not been named. LMPD said its investigation is ongoing.

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