Thursday, August 29, 2013

Turner’s last watch: sheriff’s K-9 dead at age 6

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ATHENS – In a press release Thursday, Athens County Sheriff announced the passing of K-9 Deputy Turner. Turner was put to rest Thursday after experiencing health issues.

Turner was born May 7, 2007 and was a commissioned K-9 deputy with the sheriff’s office teamed up with Deputy Matt Mays for the last four years.

Expressing what must be the feeling of the sheriff’s staff, Kelly said. “Thanks for your service Turner.” 

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  1. So very sorry for your loss Deputy Mays :(

  2. Thank you for your service. You will be missed.... RIP, Turner.

  3. RIP Turner! Let me know if you guys need any help. Joy