Officer Jason Ellis was tragically killed during an ambush on Saturday. During his funeral, all of his fellow officers, families and friends showed up to say goodbye to the kind-hearted officer. The most noticeable mourner, however, was Figo. Figo was his canine partner who was obviously overcome with grief. Dogs know when their close friends die, and the sadness on his face is says it all.
Heartbreaking: K9 officer Figo placed a paw on the casket of his fallen partner Jason Ellis Thursday. Ellis, a Bardstown, Kentucky police officer was killed in the line of duty after, police say, he was ambushed on a highway ramp
Figo, the K9 partner of Bardstown, Kentucky police officer Jason Ellis, 33, placed his paw on the casket of his fallen comrade in a wrenching final goodbye. Police believe drug enforcement officer Ellis, a husband and father of two, was ambushed May 25 at a highway exit ramp where he was killed by multiple shot gun blasts in an early morning planned attack.