New Eastpointe police dog receives donated ballistic vest

Ryder is city's new K-9 officer

Eastpointe's new police K-9 received a donated ballistic vest. (Photo: Eastpointe police)

EASTPOINTE, Mich. – Eastpointe's new four-legged cop received a donated ballistic vest this week.

Gus Malliaras, from Detroit Wing Company in Eastpointe, donated the vest for Ryder, the city's K-9.

The police department thanked Malliaras for the vest and also thanked others who inquired about purchasing a vest for the dog.