Do you know how much K9 dogs are willing to sacrifice in their service to the community? Read on to find out.
-Police officers in Lincoln Parish responded to reports of a suspicious individual in the area.
-They found Vincent Roberson at the scene who was wanted for attempted murder in Monroe.
-Roberson tried to flee the scene and K9 officer was in hot pursuit of the suspect.
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When the deputies came upon Roberson in the Chadler Road residence, they tried to approach him but Roberson escaped into the woods. K9 Officer Boco ran after him and moments later police officers heard gunfire.
Boco was shot and killed in the line of duty as he was helping to apprehend the suspect. His body was not recovered until the wee hours of the morning.
Officers continued to search for Roberson and caught him about an hour before Boco’s body was found. He is now in at the Lincoln Parish Detention Center charged with cruelty to animals and imposed a $100,000 bond.
Read about Boco’s heroic act here: https://www.nola.com.