Police Dog Mojo
Police Dog Mojo NSW Police Media

Mojo the police dog dies in the line of duty

POLICE dog 'Mojo' has died during a search of a building site in inner-suburbs Sydney overnight.

About 9.15pm, officers attached to Redfern Local Area Command were called to Wyndham Street in Alexandria, after reports a group of men had gained access to a building site.

Specialist officers from the Dog Unit also attended the scene.

Mojo and his handler began a search of the premises but a short time later, Mojo fell and sustained extensive injuries.

The dog's handler took him to Sydney University Emergency Animal Clinic, where he died.

Police continued a search of the premises, but no one was found.

Investigations into the matter are continuing.

Police are urging anyone with information about this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://www.police.nsw.gov.au/.

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