K9 Ape was killed in the line of duty on Thursday, March 14, 2013. He was shot and killed by a subject who had murdered four people in Herkimer, New York, the previous day. Yesterday, K9 Ape was assisting agents who were trying to arrest Kurt Myers. Police say Myers shot six people, killing four. Authorities stormed the building with K9 Ape by their side hours after Myers shot at them and refused to come out. Ape was shot in the chest and killed. Agents returned fire, killing the subject.
K9 Ape gone but never forgotten. EOW: Thursday, March 14, 2013
Image created by Fellow Officer Rose Borisow
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