PHILADELPHIA (WTXF) - The Philadelphia Police Department announced the loss of one of its K-9 officers Sunday.
K-9 Kane peacefully passed away after a battle with cancer, the department tweeted.
Today, we salute K9 Kane, badge #K588, who peacefully passed away this morning after a battle with cancer. Kane had served our city since 2012, and will be greatly missed by all of his two and four-legged friends. Rest in peace, partner - and thank you for your service! pic.twitter.com/m74VCYA7hs— Philadelphia Police (@PhillyPolice) November 18, 2018
Kane had served the City of Philadelphia since 2012.
He "will be greatly missed by all of his two and four-legged friends," the department tweeted. "Rest in peace, partner."