Morecambe the police horse

PICTURES: Memories of Lancashire Police horse Morecambe who has died in service

A police horse working at a Bank Holiday Monday football match died on duty following a "tragic accident".

Morecambe was working at the League One game between Blackpool and Fleetwood at Bloomfield Road and fell onto a metal pole. Here are some pictures looking back at Morecambe's life from the @LancsPolMounted Twitter feed:

Morecambe meeting a young fan in Ormskirk
Morecambe meeting a young fan in Ormskirk
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Morecambe and Lancaster in Preston completing address checks for high risk missing person from gmp.
Morecambe and Lancaster in Preston completing address checks for high risk missing person from gmp.
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Heres Morecambe, Penwortham and Elswick on their way back to the horse box
Heres Morecambe, Penwortham and Elswick on their way back to the horse box
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Morecambe out and about on patrol in Preston
Morecambe out and about on patrol in Preston
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