Clay County Sheriff's Office K9 Piwi Passes Away

Clay County Sheriff's Office drug dog has passed away. K9 Piwi was hit by a passing vehicle on the Wilson Overpass and killed instantly.

Piwi has been with the Clay County Sheriff's Office since August, 4 2009.

Since becoming a drug dog, Piwi and his partner Kirk Horton have been responsible for about $40 to $50,000 in cash seizures, $20 to $30,000 worth of drug seizures. And most recently, the detection of illegal drugs in one of the area schools.

Clay County Sheriff's Office says Piwi will be greatly missed.