Winchester K-9 Breaks Leg Responding to Call

By Shayna Halper

Published 01/05 2014 12:40AM

Updated 01/05 2014 12:52AM

WINCHESTER, Va. - A K-9 from the Winchester Police Department will undergo surgery Monday after sustaining injuries responding to a call with officers Friday night. ‘Kota’ was assisting officers from the department for a break in and entering in progress. Police say the 'Kota' was trying to get one of the suspects that was hiding in a crawl space, when the dog fell through the ceiling and broke its leg. Police say they were able to arrest a Winchester man and a man from Frederick County, Virginia in connection to the break in.

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