Palo Alto police tried to arrest Paul Ekins, 21, on an arrest warrant Saturday morning at a College Avenue home but Ekins refused to leave the house so a police dog was used to help capture him, Sgt. Sandra Brown said.
Ekins was given a warning that the dog would be used if he didn't come out, Brown said.
The arrest occurred at 7:30 a.m. in the 1100 block of College Avenue.
Ekins was wanted on a felony arrest warrant for suspicion of possession and sale of narcotics.
Ekins was treated for the dog bites and later booked into jail.
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