JACKSONVILLE, Ark. (KTHV) - After seven years on the force, K-9 officer Trixie retired from the Jacksonville Police Department on Friday.
Officer Johnny Hicks and K-9 Trixie have been working as a team with the Jacksonville Police Department since 2012. Officer Hicks has been with the department since 2010. He is a field training officer and the kennel master. Trixie is an 11-year-old femal German Shepherd. She has been with the department for seven years.
The department held a ceremony for Trixie's retirement on Friday, November 20.
Fun facts about Trixie:
She loves to play frisbee and swim. On her off days, she would sleep on Officer Hicks' couch with his son.