“We believe the K-9 was shot by the suspect, but will know for sure after the necropsy and review of the evidence,” the statement said. The police dog, a 6-year-old Belgian Malinois named Rooster, had been with the department for five years. The department … Link.

“The power of that dog is amazing. When he grabbed on to that sleeve … He says he looks forward to working side by side with Zeke for the next several years. “The police K9 typically will go for 10 years as long as their health will hold up and then … Link.