Morgan County Sheriff’s Office K-9 passes away

Morgan County Sheriff’s Office K-9 passes away
Morgan County K-9 deputy Knox passed away on Sept. 19, 2019. (Source: Morgan County Sheriff's Office)

MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. (WAFF) - The Morgan County Sheriff’s Office is mourning the loss of one of its K-9 deputies.

Knox passed away peacefully, but unexpectedly, in his sleep Thursday.

The sheriff’s office says Knox served alongside Cpl. Porter since the fall of 2014.

The dog was named after former Morgan County Sheriff Knox McRae.

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