Company raises $15K for K9 association

Posted at 12:33 PM, Jan 27, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-27 12:33:38-05

A local company has raised more than $15,000 for the Police K9 Association following the death of a Canton police K9 but one kind customer is making the fundraising even more special.

Liberty Tactical Equipment created memorial t-shirt after K9 Jethro was shot and killed in the line of duty.

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Enough people ordered that they were able to raise more than $15,000.

To make it even more special, a customer heard what the company was doing and decided to do his part to help.

He gave the company a check, paying in advance for the donation of a K9 vest.


Last week we told you about the awesome generosity of one of our customers, paying in advance for a K9 vest. We also...

Posted by Liberty Tactical Equipment on Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Now Liberty Tactical Equipment is matching the donation and giving away a second vest.

Do you know of a Northeast Ohio police department that could use a vest? Contact the company at