Bexar County Sheriff's Office, Texas
End of Watch: Tuesday, July 24, 2012
Age: Not available
Tour of Duty: Not available
Badge Number: Not available
Cause of Death: Heat exhaustion
Date of Incident:
Weapon Used: Not available
Suspect Info: Not available
K9 Vegas and K9 Hades both died after suffering heat exhaustion when they were inadvertently left in their handler's patrol vehicle after he returned home from his shift at 2:00 pm.
After returning home their handler left town for the evening, forgetting to remove them from the kennels in the SUV. They were both found dead when he returned home the next day.