Mishawaka Police officer shoots K9 while responding to call

Published: Jul. 29, 2021 at 2:33 PM EDT
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MISHAWAKA, Ind. (WNDU) - Officials are investigating after a Mishawaka Police officer shot a K9 while responding to a call.

It happened Thursday just after 10:51 a.m. in the 300 block of E. Grove Street. A woman called police saying her ex-boyfriend was in her apartment cutting up her clothing.

Officers parked down the street and were walking toward the apartment when a large dog charged at one of the officers. The officer discharged his weapon to stop the attack.

The dog was taken to the Humane Society with non-life-threatening injuries.

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