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County K-9 officer is terminated

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Six weeks after Hubbard County's K-9 officer was placed on paid leave, Jeremiah Johnson has been terminated effective last Friday.

Sheriff Cory Aukes referred all questions about the termination to county coordinator Deb Thompson.


Thompson said Johnson was placed on paid administrative leave Feb. 25 pending an investigation. He was informed Saturday of his termination, sources said.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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