Boise Police K9 Jardo Dies of Injuries From Shootout

Boise K9 Jardo; Photo: Boise PD

Boise K9 Jardo; Photo: Boise PD

Boise Police K9 Jardo, seriously wounded in a shooting last week, has died as a result of his injuries.

Jardo, along with other officers, was wounded in a shootout with double-shooting and carjacking suspect Marco Romero. 

After being initially treated by veterinarians for his wounds on Friday, he took a turn for the worse on Wednesday and passed away.

Details of the service to honor K9 Jardo are forthcoming.

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