March 20, 2009 in City
Spokane County Sheriff's Office photo

Spokane Police dog Var was treated for gunshot wounds to his head and leg this week after being shot March 17 while in pursuit of a suspected car thief. The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office says suspect Johnnie L. Longest shot Var while a Spokane Police officer was trying to apprehend him. Two Spokane Police officers then shot and killed Longest.


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