Vernon PD to get new K-9 officer

VERNON,TX(RNN Texoma) - The Vernon Police Department will soon welcome a new K-9 to the force.

The decision was made Tuesday night by city council members to add a K-9 officer.

The Vernon Police Department confirmed that the dog will go to them.

City officials in Vernon said the dog will help keep drugs off city streets.

The dog will go through training and be at the police department this summer.

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