Police Dog Killed in Raid Outside Paris 5 officers also suffered minor injuries, authorities say By Arden Dier, Newser Staff Posted Nov 18, 2015 7:44 AM CST 43 comments Comments A dog (not believed to be the one pictured) was killed in raids outside Paris on Wednesday. (Police Nationale/Twitter) (Newser) – A police dog named Diesel was killed during an operation Wednesday targeting the apparent mastermind of the Paris terror attacks. Authorities on Twitter say the 7-year-old Belgian shepherd, an assault and explosives search animal, "was killed by terrorists in the current operation in Saint-Denis." Police add at least five officers suffered minor injuries, noting some were caused when a female suspect blew herself up using a vest laden with explosives, per the Independent. Police have arrested seven people; two suspects were killed. The Guardian reports the hashtag #JeSuisChien ("chien" is French for "dog") is now trending on Twitter in France.