According to his handler at the funeral, "Without question, Kye’s sacrifice saved the life of one of the officers. We will forever remain in your debt."

When This Hero Was Laid To Rest, He Was Truly Honored… And He’s A Dog.

#3. Sadly, after being stopped by Kye, the suspect repeatedly stabbed the dog before being shot and killed by Kye’s handler.

Sadly, after being stopped by Kye, the suspect repeatedly stabbed the dog before being shot and killed by Kye's handler.

#4. Mortally wounded, Kye died the next day.

Mortally wounded, Kye died the next day.