Virginia Tech Police mourn loss of K9 ‘Bax’, died of failing health

BLACKSBURG, Va. (WFXR News) – The Virginia Tech Police Department is mourning the loss of their K9 named “Bax”. 

According to the department, the K9 died because of health issues, which was the reason why the police dog was retired. 

The department released the following statement on their social media page to honor the K9:

“Our unwavering gratitude to Bax’s partner, VTPD Officer Jaret Reece, and his family for making Bax a member of their family and for caring for him. Rest in Peace, Bax, job very well done.”