The Lebanon police department is mourning the loss of their own. According to reports, On Thursday sometime between 6 and 7pm, 8 year old Dax, a German shepherd who worked as a K9 officer, died after being hit by a vehicle. According to the Public Information Officer Tim Early, he was at home with his handler Officer Dawson, when we was let outside to go to the bathroom. After searching for a few hours, he was found by the train tracks with marks that appear to be from a dually truck. The case is currently being investigated to determine if it was an accident or not.