NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD)- The North Charleston Police Department announced the passing of a fellow furry officer on Monday.

Beloved K-9 Chopper served the City of North Charleston for ten years before retiring in 2018.

After retirement, Chopper spent the remainder of his days with former NCPD K-9 handler Kathy Kirkland.

“Thank you K-9 Chopper for your many years of service,” a department Facebook post read. “You will be missed.”