K9 EJ

K9 EJ

New York State Police, New York

End of Watch Wednesday, October 2, 2019

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EJ

K9 EJ died of heat exhaustion while working a cadaver detail in Bear Mountain State Park.

He began showing signs of distress and was transported to a local veterinary hospital where he passed away three hours later.

K9 EJ had served with the New York State Police for five years and was named after fallen Trooper Edward J. Sweeney who was killed in the line of duty on May 17th, 1930.

Bio

  • Breed Belgian Malinois
  • Gender Male
  • Age 6
  • Tour 5 years

Incident Details

  • Cause Heat exhaustion

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EJ, YOU ARE A TRUE HERO THAT WILL NEVER BE FORGOTTEN,THANK YOU FOR PROTECTING AND SERVING,REST IN PEACE !

SEAN MAIONE
FORMER OFFICER,SPOKANE POLICE DEPARTMENT

November 1, 2019

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