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PD: Maricopa police K-9 dies from heat-related illness

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Posted at 8:43 PM, Jun 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-29 23:45:09-04

MARICOPA — Arizona Department of Public Safety is investigating after a Maricopa police K-9 died from heat-related illness over the weekend.

Officials say Ike suffered a heat-related incident at about 5 p.m. on Friday, June 26 and he passed away on Saturday, June 27, at about 4 a.m.

Memorial services will be announced at a future date, due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Officials say they are not able to release details involving this incident due to the pending investigation.