GRAND TRAVERSE COUNTY, Mich. (WNEM) — A K-9 deputy from northern Michigan died last week after a battle with cancer.

Grand Traverse County Sheriff K-9 Cade died Friday after being diagnosed with cancer last year.

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Cade was born in November 2015 and joined the sheriff’s office in December 2016 and worked with Deputy Mike Gray.

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He specialized in narcotics detection, tracking persons, criminal apprehension, and handler protection.

Rest in peace, Cade.

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