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K-9 graduates to Chapel Hill police force

Posted May 28, 2011 12:34 p.m. EDT

— Chapel Hill police held a graduation ceremony Friday to welcomes the force's newest member: a dog named "Jax."

The dog showed off the skills it had learned during a 14-week training course instructed by Chapel Hill K-9 Officer Gabe Shinn.

Jax and his handler, Officer Stephen Shaw, will join the patrol division.