Vilas County Sheriff's Department adds 2nd K-9 unit

EAGLE RIVER, Wis. (WSAW) -- The Vilas County Sheriff's Department has added a second K-9 unit.

According to a news release, Stitch and K-9 handler Deputy Amanda Drewsen completed a 12-week K-9 training course Friday in Minnesota.

Stitch is a Belgian Malinois and is trained in narcotics detection, criminal apprehension, tracking and search and rescue.

Deputy Drewsen and K-9 Stitch join K-9 handler Deputy Stern and partner Helo.