State Police K-9 gets new protective vest

Dexter (Photo: Connecticut State Police)


(WTNH) — Another Connecticut State Police K-9 is suiting up thanks to a donation.

Dexter has received a bullet and stab protective vest from the non-profit organization, “Vested Interest in K-9s.”

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Dexter’s vest was sponsored by an anonymous donor.

He works with Trooper William Veras at Troop B in North Canaan.

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He is trained in evidence recovery, building searches and tracking.

 

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