The Broward County State Attorney’s Office advised they will not be filing criminal charges against the Coral Springs Police Detective who’s dog died in the rear of his police vehicle.
On August 27, 2008 at approximately 2:25pm narcotics detection canine “Hieke” was found dead inside an unmarked police car in the City of Coral Springs. Investigation revealed that the vehicle was not running and the dog succumbed to the heat.
The Coral Springs Police Department is still conducting an internal investigation concerning the circumstances surrounding the death of the canine. It is anticipated that the investigation will be completed shortly.
PIO Sgt. Joe McHugh/954-346-1274