Police Association of Lafayette

Louisiana K-9 Dies in the Line of Duty

According to the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office CPSO Sr. Cpl. Chris Duhon and his partner, K-9 King, were tracking a suspect who ran from deputies during a domestic violence call. K-9 King later died in the line of duty.

“Our K-9s are like members of our family. We are all heartbroken over the death of K-9 King. When a member of our family dies, we all hurt,” stated Calcasieu Sheriff Tony Mancuso.

K-9 King was 7 years old. He will be given an honors funeral at a later date.

SOURCE: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office Facebook Page


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