Steuben County Deputy K-9 Abe Passes Away
By: Beth Swary - Friday, August 4, 2023

Deputy K-9 Abe

ANGOLA - Steuben County K-9 Deputy Abe passed away on Thursday, August 4.

In a press release on Friday afternoon, the Steuben County Sheriff Department said:

It is with a heavy heart that the Sheriff's Office announces the passing of K-9 Deputy Abe.

Abe passed away while at home during the late afternoon hours of 08/03/2023.

Abe was a 7 year old Shepherd/Malinois mix who bravely served the Sheriff's Office for 5 years with his partner and handler Sergeant Alex Harris.

Abe's service and presence in the Patrol Division and in our community will be sorely missed.

Thank you Abe for your service to us all.

Rodney L. Robinson
Sheriff of Steuben County


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