Cuyahoga Falls police mourn loss of K-9 ‘Diesel’
CUYAHOGA FALLS, Ohio — The Cuyahoga Falls Police Department announced Tuesday evening that one of its K-9 officers had passed away.
According to a post on Facebook, Diesel died “after recent health issues.”
The department said Diesel and his handler, Officer Dave Holzapfel, “made a great team in tracking, narcotics detection, and apprehensions as well as proving demos for many community events.”
The post ended by calling Diesel a “brave member of our community.”
Hundreds of people left messages of condolence on the department’s Facebook post.