Early last year, I wrote about the fatal stabbing of an 8-year-old beloved Police Dog, Rocco. ____ ____, a convicted sex offender, stabbed Rocco during an attempted arrest by the police. He also injured two other human police offers while resisting arrest. Bail was set for 1 million dollars.
This week, WTAE Pittsburgh’s Action News reported that ____ was sentenced to 17 years, 9 months to 44 years in prison. The 22-year-old ____ must also serve 8 years of probation following his release. Rocco’s handler, Officer Phil Lerza, was also stabbed in the shoulder. The wounds from his shoulder have healed, but his heart will remain forever broken. Full Article