Bismarck PD's K-9 Echo getting body armor

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BISMARCK, N.D. - Bismarck Police Department's K-9 Echo is getting some extra protection.

Echo will receive a bullet and stab protective vest. The armor was donated by non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s.

Each vest has a value between $1,744 – $2,283 and a five-year warranty, and an average weight of 4-5 lbs.