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Pflugerville police K9 units receive donated body armor

Pflugerville Police Department K9 units Isa, Lubo and Tymo have received a donation of bullet and stab protective vests.

PFLUGERVILLE, Texas — K9 units for the Pflugerville Police Department Isa, Lubo and Tymo have received a donation of body armor.

The K9 units will now wear bullet and stab protective vests while they are out serving the community.

The donation came from the non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc.

Each protective vest has a value between $1,744 to $2,283 and is donated by different people from around the United States.

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Since Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. began donating vests they have provided more than 3,300 protective vests in 50 states, through private and corporate donations.

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