WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — The Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office has released details about the planned memorial service for their K-9 Bane.
Bane was killed in the line of duty on Nov. 16. His memorial service will take place on Nov. 29 at 9:30 a.m.
The service will be live-streamed on the Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office Facebook page. The service is limited to law enforcement officers and the media. However, the sheriff’s office says the public can pay respects to Bane at the Sedgwick County Extension Office at 21st and Ridge Road from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
The Wichita Crime Commission has created a memorial fund in honor of K-9 Bane for the Canine Unit. To learn how to donate, click here.
On Tuesday, 24-year-old Kaylon Kirkwood was charged in the case. The district attorney charged him with domestic battery, battery, battery against a law enforcement officer, and harming or killing certain dogs.
Killing of a police K-9 is a felony in Kansas that carries a sentence of up to one year in prison.