Bay City PD K9 officer dies

Bay City Police are mourning the loss of one of their K9 officers.

Officer Kim was reported missing on Tuesday night at 10:00 p.m.

The dog had escaped from her enclosure.

According to a press release, the animal climbed a six foot fence to escape her handler’s home after some fireworks upset her.

An hour after she got out, one officer saw a vehicle pulled over near the roadway.

As he approached the area, he noticed the vehicle struck Kim.

The animal was pronounced dead at the scene.