By: KDKA-TV News Staff
NEW CASTLE (KDKA) – After six years of service and then retirement, a beloved police K-9 in New Castle has died.READ MORE: Sto-Rox Junior/Senior High Students Dismissed Early, Will Learn Virtually Due To Threat Of Violence
Bojar served the department from 2012 until the fall of 2018 when he retired.READ MORE: Study Ranks Pennsylvania As 2nd Best State In U.S. For Christmas Decorations
He was certified in explosive detection and was also a patrol dog.
Bojar also was on the Region 13 Task Force that served all of western Pennsylvania.MORE NEWS: Pfizer Expected To Seek FDA Authorization For Booster Shots For 16, 17 Year-Olds
“Bojar you will be missed and the NCPD thanks you for your service to the community,” the department said in a Facebook post.