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New K-9 named after Officer Noah Shahnavaz donated to Elwood Police

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Posted at 1:05 PM, Sep 08, 2022
and last updated 2022-09-08 13:05:27-04

ELWOOD — One of the newest members of the Elwood Police Department is helping to carry on the legacy of fallen Officer Noah Shahnavaz.

"Shanny," a Dutch Shepherd, is the newest member of the department. Shanny was one of Officer Shahnavaz's nicknames.

Vohne Liche Kennels, a K-9 training facility in Denver, Ind, donated Shanny to the department.

"Lt. [Marcus] Shoppell & Shanny begin their 6 weeks of training Monday & afterwards will be hitting the streets of Elwood to pick right up where Noah left off," Elwood Police shared on Facebook.

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