Grand Traverse K9 Cade Dies: ‘He Will be Sorely Missed’

A Northern Michigan K9 named Cade has passed away.

The Grand Traverse County Sheriff’s Office says Cade has been with the department since 2016. He was a little over five years old.

Cade was diagnosed with cancer last year.

He served the community with his handler, Deputy Mike Gray, and specialized in in narcotics detection, tracking, suspect apprehension, and handler protection.

On Facebook, the sheriff’s office said “he will be sorely missed.”

We announce with great sadness that Grand Traverse Sheriff’s K9 Cade died today.

Cade was born November 27, 2015 and…

Posted by Grand Traverse Sheriff’s Office on Friday, March 5, 2021