Cadaver Dog

A man charged with killing his former girlfriend, though the woman’s body has not been found, argues that key evidence in the case – the results of searches done by cadaver dogs – should be excluded from trial. It was a battle of experts that played out … Link.

Trained search dogs are being used to try and solve the mystery of three human feet discovered in the same area in Bath. It is not thought the severed limbs are linked to any crime and police believe they may have come from a macabre private collection. Link.

The state police major crimes unit and Shenango Township and Sharon police spent the whole day into early evening working the cadaver dogs from Northwest Pennsylvania K-9 Search and Rescue of Erie. “The search is finished for the time being,” Smith said … Link.

Those assessing damage were also looking for dead and injured, but none had been reported yet. Cadaver dogs were searching the ruins for anyone who was overrun by the flames. Five years of drought have turned the state’s wildlands into a tinder box … Link.