Deputy leaves K-9 in cruiser overnight: Dog dies, no charges filed
DUPLIN COUNTY, N.C. -- A highly-trained K-9 died after a sheriff's deputy in North Carolina left the animal in his cruiser overnight. The Duplin County sheriff says deputy Kevin Williams was on duty when he got a call that his child was sick and needed to be picked up from school. Officials said Williams fed the dog when got home, but forgot to take “Kela” out of the cruiser.