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Wash. Man Sues City Over K-9 Attack

March 01, 2013  | 

A Lakewood (Wash.) Police Department K-9 and his handler are the subject of a $3 million lawsuit filed Wednesday by Chad Boyles, a Pierce County resident who was mauled while walking in his South Tacoma neighborhood early on the morning of May 7, 2011.

Boyles sustained severe injuries to his right arm when he was attacked by Astor, the Lakewood K-9 handled by Officer James Syler.

Read the full KING5 News story.

Tags: Lakewood (Wash.) PD, K-9 Units, Lawsuits


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