Sacramento police were led on a chase after identifying a stolen car.
The suspect, “Webb was facing nine years in prison for the charge of carrying a dirk or dagger along with prior prison sentences”…
“had been released from the Butte County Jail due to overcrowding”
After crashing the vehicle, “The man ran into a backyard and fired multiple rounds at the officer, hitting police dog, Bodie, in the face and paw, police reported. The officer returned fire, killing the man.”
“Bodie was rushed to an animal hospital and is now recovering, police reported. He is a 4-year-old German Shepherd and has been with the Sacramento Police Department for a year.”