ASHLAND COUNTY, OH (WOIO) - An Ashland County Sheriff's Sergeant died unexpectedly at his home Thursday.
Sgt. Timothy Kitts had been with the sheriff's office since June 1997 and had been a K-9 officer since 2002.
His current partner was K-9 Meeko.
Before being promoted to sergeant in 2001, Sgt. Kitts worked as a special deputy, dispatcher, corrections officer and as a patrol deputy.
His funeral service is still in the planning stages. When the details are released, we will post them.