Beloved Anaheim Police K-9 Officer Bruno Dies At 9

ANAHEIM (CBSLA.com) — A beloved Anaheim police K-9 officer who was shot while on duty two years ago has passed away.

According to the Anaheim Police Department, Bruno, a 9-year-old German Shepherd, succumbed to organ failure just before 6:00 a.m. Wednesday. He was in the presence of his current and past handlers.

“It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of K-9 Bruno,” police announced on Facebook. “Bruno was a warrior to the end and we will never forget our hero!”

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Bruno was admitted to Yorba Regional Veterinarian Animal Hospital late Saturday afternoon after experiencing medical complications related to injuries he sustained in a line of duty injury, police explained.

He underwent emergency surgery, but was unable to recover.

Read more at CBSLA.com.

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