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Public memorial planned for slain Vancouver K-9 Ike

The Vancouver Police Department will hold a public memorial service for a K-9 named Ike who died after he was stabbed during a struggle with a wanted man.
Ike was buried earlier this month.

VANCOUVER, Wash. – The Vancouver Police Department will hold a public memorial service for a K-9 named Ike who died after he was stabbed during a struggle with a wanted man.

The ceremony is scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 29, at 6 p.m. in the Vancouver Hilton's Heritage Ballroom. The hotel is located at 301 W. 6th St.

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Vancouver police spokeswoman Kim Kapp said the department thanks the community for the support and donations following Ike's death. The money was directed into the Vancouver Police K-9 fund.

Ike was laid to rest in a private burial on Sept. 2, at the request of his handler, Officer Jack Anderson.