VERMILION, Ohio (WOIO) - The new K-9 for the Vermilion police department will begin training with his partner on Monday.
K-9 Falon is a 15-month-old male German Shepherd brought here as a puppy from the Czech Republic.
Falon has been raised by trainer Mike Watkins. Falon’s partner will be Officer Leo Chandler.
Vermilion police said they will be trained as a duel purpose K-9 team for narcotics and patrol.
Falon and Chandler are hoping to the the state certification test in mid-May.