Memorial service held for K9 Canon in Ridgeland


RIDGELAND, Miss. (WJTV) — Dozens gathered Wednesday to remember the K9 officer who died last week.

Canon worked for the Ridgeland Police Department. A memorial service was held this afternoon at the police department in his honor.

Chief John Neal said Canon was hand picked from The Netherlands to be brought to the U.S. He said the district attorney’s office purchased Canon for the department.

Canon was on the force for nine years.

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