GREEN BAY — A judge
says a man accused of stabbing a Green Bay police
dog multiple times is competent to stand trial.
The incident happened
April 7 when police responded to a report that
30-year-old Sai Vang had threatened to kill his
father. Police say Vang did not comply with orders
to surrender and deployed K-9 Pyro. Vang allegedly
pulled out a knife with a 5-inch blade and stabbed
the dog several times.
Pyro required several
surgeries. He eventually made a full recovery and is
back on duty.
complaint says Vang has mental issues and has been
diagnosed with paranoid schizophrenia. The judge
ruled Wednesday that Vang understands the
proceedings and can assist in his own defense. Plea
negotiations are ongoing between the defense and the