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Firm donates ballistic vest to K-9 officer

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Webster Parish Sheriff's Office Deputy Joel Thomas received a Kevlar vest for his K-9 partner, Nico. Nico, a 5-year-old Belgain Malinois, is being outfitted with the vest donated by Norred and Associates, a security firm based in Atlanta, Georgia.

Law enforcement officers and their K-9 partners put their lives on the line every day, and because they do, an organization donated a special gift to the Webster Parish Sheriff’s Office for their K-9 Officer Nico.

Norred and Associates, a security firm based in Atlanta, GA, purchased a Kevlar ballistic vest for Nico that is ballistic proof, handgun and stab proof. The vest covers his torso and chest, said Deputy Joel Thomas.

“This is another layer of protection for my K-9 partner,” he said. “The dog will put himself in a terrible situation to help the officers. He is probably the

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