SAGINAW, Mich. – According to authorities, a man was shot and killed by Saginaw police officers Sunday morning after reportedly stabbing their police dog.
Police said they were called out to a hostage situation and found the man armed with a knife. They said he stabbed their K-9, Deebo, and officers opened fire on the 48-year-old man.
Deebo was rushed to a local vet and is expected to survive.
The officers involved in the shooting were placed on administrative leave.