Jethro, an Ohio police dog succumbed to his injuries after being shot by a suspect while on duty. The police were responding to an alarm at a grocery store when the suspect fired several shots and hit K-9 Jethro three times in the face, shoulder and neck area.
The Canton Police Department posted this message to Facebook:
“It is with heavy hearts that we must tell you all that we lost Jethro. He took a sudden turn for the worse and has passed.”