AMHERST, OH (WOIO) - The Amherst Police department is mourning the loss of a member of it's K-9 unit.
"Bandit" passed away unexpectedly Saturday morning.
The K-9 officer had recently undergone surgery and was home with his handler, Sgt. Mark Cawthon, at the time.
The exact cause of Bandit's death is unknown at this time.