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This was one of Vulcan's many public events with handler Jeremiah Johnson. (Enterprise File Photo)

Hubbard County K-9 officer terminated

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Hubbard County's K-9 officer has been terminated six weeks after being placed on paid administrative leave.

Jeremiah Johnson, 34, has been with the Sheriff's Department since 2005. He was informed of his termination last week, County Coordinator Deb Thompson confirmed.


Sheriff Cory Aukes referred all calls to Thompson.

"He was terminated as of April 1," Thompson 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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