The Ontario County Sheriff's Office has a new deputy. His name is Fennell, a two-year-old shepherd imported from Europe. The K-9 has been assigned to Deputy Dana Egburtson. Fennel is named after fallen Deputy Jack Fennel who was killed in the line of duty in 1951.

The Ontario County Sheriff's Office has a new deputy.

He is Fennell -- a two-year-old Shepherd imported from Europe. The K-9 has been assigned to Deputy Dana Egburtson.

They are trained in tracking and recently were certified to detect for explosives and firearms.

Fennell was named in memory of fallen Deputy Jack Fennell who was shot and killed while on duty in 1951.