Cory Byron: Only one word will describe him

January 2, 2008


Plain and simple.

From the Associated Press

A man being chased by authorities grabbed a police dog and leaped off the San Diego-Coronado Bridge, taking the animal with him into the frigid ocean water 200 feet below.

The fall killed the dog. The fugitive survived and was hospitalized Tuesday.

Stryker, “a six-and-a-half year old Belgian Malinois, had been with the police department for more than five years as a partner of Officer Kedrick Sadler.”

Perhaps they ought to take Mr. Byron to the zoo for a visit to the lion grotto…