K9 Aren

K9 Aren

Port Authority of Allegheny County Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Sunday, January 31, 2016

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K9 Aren was stabbed to death during the apprehension of a subject on Whitney Avenue, near the Martin Luther King Jr. Busway, in Wilkinsburg.

Officers had engaged the subject in a foot pursuit following an incident at the Wilkinsburg transit station. K9 Aren located the subject on Whitney Avenue and attempted an apprehension. The subject fatally stabbed K9 Aren before being shot and killed by officers.


  • Breed German Shepherd
  • Gender Male
  • Age 5
  • Tour 4 years

Incident Details

  • Cause Stabbed
  • Weapon Edged weapon
  • Offender Shot and killed

apprehension, foot pursuit

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One year ago today you gave your life in the line of duty sweet boy. Your service to your community, your loyalty and devotion to your partner and department will ALWAYS be remembered. Run the fields of Heaven as the Hero you are and always will be.

Kim Weigand Mom of Sgt. Mike Weigand

January 31, 2017

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