Police K-9 stabbed during hostage situation in Saginaw, suspect killed

Posted at 6:18 AM, Feb 10, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-10 06:18:18-05

SAGINAW, Mich. (WXYZ) — A police K9 is recovering after beings tabbed during a hostage situation in Saginaw over the weekend.

Michigan State Police say it started as a fight between two neighbors on Sunday morning.

Police say a man stabbed Deebo, the K9, in the head.

Officers later rescued a man who had been held hostage and killed the suspect.

State police say Deebo is expected to recover and return to duty.