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Indy and handler Deputy Scott Steffes

Clay County Sheriff's Department mourns police dog Indy

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The Clay County Sheriff's Department is mourning the loss of one of its two police dogs.

Indy, whose human handler is Deputy Scott Steffes, was put to sleep Friday after being diagnosed with a tumor on his spleen, Clay County Sheriff Bill Bergquist said Monday in a written statement.


Steffes and his family were with Indy when he was put to sleep, Bergquist said.

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