Canada constable suffers fatal heart attack during training

Const. Joseph Prevett was training with his new K-9 Timber when he suddenly fell ill

Duty Death: Joseph Prevett - [Thunder Bay, Canada]

End of Service: 05/07/2014

By PoliceOne Staff

THUNDER BAY, Ontario — The Thunder Bay Police Service’s sole K-9 officer died of what appears to be a heart attack during a training session with his new K-9, Timber.

Const. Joseph Prevett suddenly fell ill Wednesday and was transported to South Muskoka Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead, according to TBNewsWatch.

More than 500 officers and K-9s are expected to attend Prevett’s funeral services.  

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