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Man Who Killed Virginia K-9 Sunday in Standoff Dies in Hospital

January 14, 2016  | 

Norfolk (VA) PD K-9 Krijger was killed Sunday when he was shot during a standoff. (Photo: Norfolk PD)
Norfolk (VA) PD K-9 Krijger was killed Sunday when he was shot during a standoff. (Photo: Norfolk PD)

A man has died two days after he was shot by police officers who say he barricaded himself inside a Norfolk home and fatally wounded a police dog.

In a statement, Norfolk police say 58-year-old Keith Richardson died Tuesday afternoon from injuries sustained following the standoff, the Associated Press reports.


Comments (20)

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Federali @ 1/14/2016 3:52 PM

R.I.P. Officer Krijger, R.I.H. (Rot In Hell) Keith Richardson!

LEONARD MATHER @ 1/14/2016 4:39 PM

Amen and Amen!

DaveD @ 1/14/2016 4:54 PM

To bad!Ask me if I'm shedding a tear!

[email protected] @ 1/14/2016 7:10 PM

Add my "Bravo" to the above three comments. Give my salute to Officer Krijer and his partner. Blues, Stay Safe.

ZorryK1 @ 1/14/2016 9:28 PM

Justice has been served..........without wasting the court system. RIP K-9 Krijer.

Michael grubbs @ 1/15/2016 5:34 AM

What the hell was he thinking. Only police officers are allowed to kill dogs with no consequences. Even if they miss the dog and kill the little girl behind him then the little girl deserved it too.

Dale @ 1/15/2016 5:54 PM

Gotta love karma

jennifer @ 1/15/2016 6:35 PM

He got what he deserved. Justice is served. Rest easy krijger. Job well done sweetie.

Amanda Hensley @ 1/15/2016 7:13 PM

Agree with want Jennifer said
He got what he deserved!!!

Hannah Ryan @ 1/15/2016 9:02 PM

RiIP Krijer💙 Karma doesn't waste taxpayers time or money. Thank you karma!!

Hannah Ryan @ 1/15/2016 9:03 PM

RIP KRIJER. Thank you karma.

Anna Genaro @ 1/16/2016 12:22 AM

Hahahaha hahaha hahaha hahaha!

Pam Keller @ 1/16/2016 7:51 AM

These poor dogs they should be house pets not made to work as k9 cops so sad

Linda Audie @ 1/16/2016 7:59 AM

Justice has been served!

Lori faeth @ 1/16/2016 3:43 PM

RIP Krijer! YOU will be missed!

Luann @ 1/16/2016 6:07 PM

Hope Krijer was waiting for him!

Cami @ 1/16/2016 6:29 PM

KARMA IS A BITCH KEITH RICHARDSON YOU S.O.B.!!! MAY YOU ROT IN HELL!!!!!

Kathleen @ 1/16/2016 10:00 PM

Does this mean he will be getting his butt bit for all eternity? I hope so!

Percy @ 1/18/2016 1:26 AM

What a sadistic and evil bunch you all are.
You people shoot and kill dogs whenever it seems to suit you, and all you have to say is you feared for your lives.
Somebody shoots one of your dogs and he/she is the most evil creature on the planet.
All one has to do is read the comments on here and then look at the videos of the constant abuse ladled out by American leos and it all ties together quite nicely.
How about a little more understanding and empathy before blowing off the head of someone's pet while at the same time demanding state funded funerals for K9s.

I have also noticed that your main concern on stories about 12 year old girls being shot is to assign blame to any and every one except the person whose gun killed them. Or the 6 year old boy who appears to have been executed.

The only thing that seems to bring you all together is someone's death and the vile comments afterward.
I'd probably spit in your food too. Thank god for hand held recording devices. Levels the field.

Joe Polizzi @ 2/5/2016 10:38 AM

PD K-9 Krijger I want to thank you for your service K-9s of your Service and Loss is always in My Thoughts I Salute you
K-9 Heritage Shepherds

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