K9 officer Gabo wins Medal of Valor award

Gabo wins national K9 valor award

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - A Jonesboro K9 officer was recognized after his brave actions in a standoff and shooting in December.

On Friday, K9 Gabo won the Medal of Valor after being nominated by K9s of Valor as part of their Top 10 K9 of the year award.

K9s of Valor said on its Facebook page that K9 Gabo “won the Medal of Valor award for his bravery and courageous acts after being shot during a standoff.”

Gabo is still recovering from his injuries following the shooting at the Gladiolus Apartments on Dec. 11.

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