PHOENIX - The Phoenix Police Department is mourning the loss of Gilly, a former K-9 who died on Sept. 16 while at home with his family.
Gilly began working with the department back in 2009 as a patrol dog trained in narcotics detection and served for more than 10 years.
The K-9 retired with his handler in 2019.
He "spent the last years of his life being spoiled by his family," police said.
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