Billboard in Northwest Bakersfield honors fallen BPD K-9 Jango

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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — Giving Back to the Badge Bakersfield has put up a billboard in Northwest Bakersfield to honor fallen Bakersfield Police K-9 Jango.

The billboard can be found near Coffee and Brimhall roads, just north of the Westside Parkway.

Jango, a 5-year-old Belgian Malinois, was shot and killed in action on April 27 following a police pursuit in southeast Bakersfield. The Bakersfield Police Department says it’s working on plans to honor the service of the police dog.

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