Boyle Co., Ky.– According to the Boyle County Sheriff’s Office Facebook page, it’s newest K-9 officer, Hero, passed away while training in Florida.
This was posted on the Facebook page, “On 02/28/2020 the Boyle County Sheriff’s Office was informed it’s new K-9 Hero had experienced complications and passed away while training in Florida. Although Hero never made it to his forever home in our community he was still a member of our office. Under these sad circumstances we are thankful for our great friends at Southern Coast K9 who are just as devastated as we are about Hero. Steps are being taken and Cpt. McCoy will be able to select a new K-9 partner in the near future. RIP Hero”