EYEWITNESS LOCAL NEWSNew Meigs County Sheriff's K-9 Dies
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Reported by: Tiersa Davis
Web Producer: Tiersa Davis
Reported: Jul. 31, 2013 11:55 AM EDT
Updated: Jul. 31, 2013 12:24 PM EDT
Pomeroy , Meigs County , Ohio
A new K-9 unit aimed at fighting drugs with the Meigs County Sheriff's Department has died.
Deputy K-9 Zack died Tuesday night after being purchased just two weeks ago. The sheriff's department said the dog suffered an internal blockage and was rushed for surgery in Charleston but died around 11 p.m.
The K-9 was to help with a new drug enforcement unit aimed at tackling a zero tolerance for drugs in the county.
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