Department's first K-9, Chico, retires from League City PD

(League City PD)

LEAGUE CITY, Texas – The League City Police Department's first K-9 officer, Chico, retired from the force on Monday.

Chico retires after six years of service.

The 10-year-old German shepherd assisted with numerous drug cases alongside his handler, Jason Jones.

PHOTOS: League City Police Department retirement ceremony for Chico

A retirement party was held on Monday.

He got doggie cupcakes and was presented with a shadow box containing his badge and a certificate for his years of service.