BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — The son of Officer James Shields, who died 15 years ago, has welcomed a new, four-legged friend to his family.
Meet Lehner — a German Shepherd:
He’s named after Officer Craig Lehner, who died in a training accident last month.
Lehner’s K-9 partner was named after Officer Shields.
Shield, the dog, continues to serve with the Buffalo Police Department.