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Lafayette Police could soon get new K-9 officer

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Posted at 11:12 PM, Sep 17, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-18 00:12:30-04

The Lafayette Police Department could soon be getting a new K-9 officer.

At tonight's meeting, the Lafayette City-Parish Council approved an introductory ordinance to transfer nearly $16,000 from accounts within the department to pay for the new officer.

This follows the death of K-9 officer Ripo last week who died after battling lymphoma.