GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Officers and the public in southern New Jersey are mourning a police dog that battled cancer.
Sabre’s death on Thursday came five days after the Galloway Township Police Department held a retirement ceremony for the German shepherd.READ MORE: Four Children Among Five Killed In Pottstown Home Explosion, Police Say
His partner, Officer Kevin Welsh, says the 7-and-a-half-year-old joined the department in 2005.READ MORE: Beach Erosion Will Keep One-Third Of North Wildwood Beaches Closed Memorial Day Weekend
Welsh says the canine excelled locating suspects and during drug investigations.
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