LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - The Laurel Police Department will soon have new K-9 officer thanks to a generous donor.
Wallace Drug Company of Laurel gave the department a donation of $5,000 to purchase the K-9.
City leaders approved the donation during Tuesday's city council meeting.
Mayor Johnny Magee said this donation is greatly appreciated because the police department is in need of another K-9.
The department will also receive new tasers.