This is so upsetting.
Back in June, the Drug Enforcement Administration issued a warning to police officers about the dangers of exposure to fentanyl, the same drug that killed Prince.
And it turns out a certain type of cop has been having particular trouble with the deadly drug: police dogs.
Related: Former K-9 Cop Now Linked To 3 Police Dog Deaths
Last month, three dogs from a Florida K-9 unit became affected by the dangerous narcotic after a Broward County raid. Detective Andy Weiman told NBC News about the symptoms a dog named Primus suffered, saying:
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This is pretty irresponsible to say the least…
Two police dogs died of heat exposure after their partner, a Texas police officer, left them in the car.
The officer has been on the force for 23 years, 13 of those in the K-9 unit.
What's worse, is that the dogs were left in the car OVERNIGHT!
Completely unacceptable! This officer definitely should have known better!
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