K-9 Tucker and Marseilles Police handler recognized

Marseilles Police Department- Studstill Media Photo

OTTAWA – The LaSalle Coutny Sheriff’s Office expressed their gratitude to a K9 and his handler after taking alleged drugs and weapons off the streets of Marseilles during a search. According to LaSalle County Sheriff Adam Diss, a Marseilles Police Officer and his K-9 Tucker were requested to a scene on Monday to assist with a search for a bag that a suspect allegedly fleed with. Thats when K9 Tucker located a rock covering a hole in the ground where the suspect allegedly has placed a bag containing two loaded handguns and various drugs. The LaSalle County Sheriff’s Office says they are greatful to the agency and being able to utilize the search dog during a crucial moment.