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Jasper County Sheriff's Office K-9 "Doki" dies after vehicle malfunction

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This is a sad time at the Jasper County Sheriff’s Office after the death of its K-9 “Doki” (Credit: Jasper County Sheriff's Office)

This is a sad time at the Jasper County Sheriff’s Office after the death of its K-9 “Doki”.

The office reports that due to a malfunction, the department’s K-9 vehicle ran hot and caused the temperature to rise to an unsafe level, according to a news release.

K-9 Doki was rushed to a veterinary hospital, but later died due to heat exhaustion.

K9 Doki was a 2-year-old Belgium Malinois.

The Jasper County Sheriff’s Office asks for prayers for the handler of K-9 Doki and the department during this time of loss.

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