New Madrid County Sheriff’s Department adds K9

K9 Fenrir (Source: New Madrid County Sheriff's Department/Facebook)
K9 Fenrir (Source: New Madrid County Sheriff's Department/Facebook)

NEW MADRID, Mo. (KBSI) – The New Madrid County Sheriff’s Department has a new member with four paws.

K9 Fenrir is a 21-month-old Dutch shepherd who is trained intensively on searching for individuals of interest and articles. His handler is K9 Deputy Hise.

K9 Fenrir is also trained to apprehend upon command and passively indicates on the odor of narcotics, according to the New Madrid County Sheriff’s Department.

He was donated by a nonprofit organization called Dogs on Duty. They also donated a K9 heat alert system for the patrol vehicle that allows the opening of a door by command.

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