Kootenai county K9 Manus laid to rest

Kootenai county K9 Manus laid to rest

A Kootenai County Sheriff’s K9 was laid to rest Sunday.

K9 Manus had been suffering medical issues. He began his law enforcement career in 2013 with Deputy Lyons as his handler.

During their time together, Dep. Lyons and K9 Manus were responsible for catching numerous suspects. KSCO said Sunday, “K9 Manus was a loyal and courageous partner to Dep. Lyons during his career. K9 Manus was a loved member of our Sheriff’s Office family and will be greatly missed. It is with heavy hearts that we must say goodbye to K9 Manus.”

The Sheriff’s office added, “K9 Manus, your watch is over. Rest in peace.”

Get your weather forecast from people that actually live in your community. We update with short, easy-to-use video forecasts you can watch on your phone every day. Download the iOS or Android app here.