Retired Cape Girardeau K9 officer passes

Retired Cape Girardeau K9 officer passes
Sgt. Blanner & Schupo (Source: Cape Girardeau Police Department)

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - The Cape Girardeau Police Department has announced the passing a retired K9 officer, Schupo.

Schupo joined the department in 2010, and served until 2017, which is about 50 years in dog years.

When he retired, Schupo spent his days with Sgt. Blanner’s, his handler, and their family.

Schupo was trained as a dual purpose German Shepherd.

He could track, apprehended suspects, and detect narcotics.

It is with a heavy heart that the Cape Girardeau Police Department announces the passing of retired K9 Schupo. Schupo...

Posted by Cape Girardeau Police Department on Wednesday, September 30, 2020

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