Petersburg K-9 Killed in Training Exercise - 8NEWS - WRIC | News Where You Live

Petersburg K-9 Killed in Training Exercise

Posted: Updated:

PETERSBURG (WRIC) - Petersburg Police K-9 Jager succumbed to injuries he sustained while involved in a training demonstration on January 27. 

Officers of the Petersburg Bureau of Police will honor the Police K-9 for his service by shrouding badges for a period ending on February 1.

K-9 Jager's handler, Officer Kevin Collins, is a five year veteran of the Bureau and has been a K-9 officer for three years with Jager at his side for that time. Jager has been credited with the apprehension of several robbery suspects during his tenure.

Donations in K-9 Jager's honor can be sent to the Cockade City K-9's; P.O. Box 2109; Petersburg, VA 23804-1409.

 

Copyright 2014 by Young Broadcasting of Richmond

Powered by WorldNow

301 Arboretum Place, Richmond
VA, 23236

Telephone: 804.330.8888
Fax: 804.330.8881
Email: news@wric.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.