Omaha police arrested two men Monday and killed two menacing dogs in north Omaha during a burglary investigation.
Officers served a search warrant about 10 a.m. on a home on North 41st Street as part of the investigation.
The officers encountered three aggressive pit bulls, and the officers were forced to kill two of the dogs.
Police recovered numerous items that had been reported stolen in Omaha-area burglaries.
A 20-year-old Omahan was arrested on suspicion of burglary and theft by receiving stolen property. And a 26-year-old Omahan was arrested on suspicion of theft by receiving stolen property and being felon in possession of a firearm.
- Jay Withrow