Lex. Co. Sheriff's Department K-9 officer retires
LEXINGTON COUNTY, SC (WIS) - The Lexington County Sheriff's Department has announced the retirement of one of its K-9 officers.
K-9 Arcos retired on Thursday after more than ten years of service and at least 700 deployments as part of the K-9 unit.
"He's worked hard to help protect the citizens of Lexington County and now he can enjoy all the chew toys he wants," the department said in a Facebook post on Friday.
Arcos will live with his handler Sgt. Teddy Xanthakis.
The department currently has eight K-9 officers and seven handlers.
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