Lucas a K-9 police officer partnered with Deputy Todd Frazier saved his partners life when he was ambushed by 3 unknown assailants. Deputy Frazier was investigating a vehicle at a deserted rest stop to ascertain if the driver was in need of help. According to Sheriff Ricky Adam of the Hancock County Sheriff's Department when deputy Frazier approached the vehicle "two individuals surprised Deputy Frazier from the shadows and an altercation ensued," Adam said. "One cut him across the forehead with a razor, one choked him, and one grabbed his legs to carry him to the edge of the woods." Deputy Frazier was able to press the release button for the trunk of his vehicle during the attack. Lucas Deputy Frazier's K-9 partner, a black Belgian Malinois, sprung into action and bit the attackers saving Deputy Frazier's life. Both Lucas and Deputy Frazier are recovering from their injuries. Lucas has several chipped teeth and a bruised shoulder from his heroic actions. Deputy Frazier is recovering from his injuries, including a gash on his forehead, but his injuries are not life-threatening, Who Let My Dogs Out,? LLC wishes both Lucas and Deputy Frazier a speedy recovery.
Photo credit Hancook County Sherrif's Office