Some sad news about a popular police dog in Chester County.
Rudy, a 9 year-old German shepherd who worked with the county's drug task force has died.
Rudy lost his battle with cancer over the weekend.
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When Rudy was first diagnosed with the disease, donations for treatment came pouring in from the community.
Late last week, Rudy's health became progressively worse, Williams said. A tumor had grown drastically, causing internal bleeding and swelling. Rudy lost his appetite and had trouble standing without assistance.
A brief, private service was held yesterday at the West Brandywine police department.
Some good news to this story, Rudy was a father and two of his puppies will likely be trained to take his place.