Forrest County Sheriff's Department celebrates Red Ribbon Week

Forrest County Sheriff's Department celebrates Red Ribbon Week

FORREST COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A special visitor is making stops at schools in Forrest County.

Forrest County Sheriff's Department K9 officer Iko and his handler deputy Larry Primeaux are celebrating Red Ribbon Week.

Red Ribbon Week is a country-wide campaign to teach children about the effect of drugs and alcohol.

Iko and Deputy Primeaux have stopped at Dixie Elementary, South Forrest Attendance Center and North Forrest Elementary this week.