Yancey County K-9 shot, killed in kennel
Posted July 12
YANCEY COUNTY, N.C — Authorities are looking for the person who shot and killed a K-9 while it was in its kennel at a deputy's home.
The Yancey County Sheriff's Office said Chris, a Dutch Shepherd, was shot sometime between 8:30 p.m. and 5 a.m. in the Bald Mountain community.
Chris, who had served with the sheriff's office for seven years, died at Reach Animal Hospital due to his injuries.
The county is now offering a $1,000 reward for any information leading to an arrest and conviction in the case.
If you have any information about this incident, contact the Yancey County Sheriff's Office at (828) 682-2124.