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Sheriff's K9 receives body armor

Posted at 1:07 PM, Sep 30, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-30 21:25:28-04

Rico, a Pima County Sheriff's Department K9, received bullet and stab-protective body armor thanks to a donation.

According to the department, the $65,825 for the armor came from an Ohio-based online fundraiser "Help Officer Hickey Vest K9s," in which a retired officer raised enough money to buy armor for 62 law enforcement dogs.

To donate to a similar cause, click here.