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Victor, a K-9 that will work with Deputy Scott Walter, arrived Friday for two weeks of bonding time for the partners before they head to Hattiesburg for training.
Kosciusko Police Chief Herbert Dew told the Star-Herald Tuesday afternoon as the paper was going to press that the two suspects in a shooting near North Natchez Street and Woodard Lane Monday afternoon had been taken into custody in Choctaw County.
Attala County Sheriff Tim Nail announced this afternoon that the department has raised enough to purchase Victor, a K-9 that will work with Deputy Scott Walter.
Just shy of his eightieth birthday, Kosciusko resident Sidney Bishop was sentenced Tuesday on seven counts related to the molestation of two young girls as far back as 2006, when the first victim was only five years old.
On Saturday, the Attala County Sheriff’s Department raised another $4,600 of the approximately $14,500 needed to purchase Victor, a K-9 officer, to replace the department’s prior K-9, who was put to sleep last fall due to significant health issues.
Junior Auxiliary held their largest annual fundraiser last Saturday night - the annual Charity Ball.
This year's theme was "Southern Soiree," and everyone was dressed up for an evening of dinner, dancing, the presentation of the court and a silent auction.