Region 8 Sheriff's deputy takes care of dog while owners heal

Region 8 Sheriff's deputy takes care of dog while owners heal
(Source: Greene County Sheriff's Department - Sheriff David Carter Facebook page)
(Source: Greene County Sheriff's Department - Sheriff David Carter Facebook page)

PARAGOULD, AR (KAIT) - A deputy with the Greene County Sheriff's Department went out of his way to make sure all members of a family were kept safe after a recent car crash.

According to the department's Facebook page, the wreck left a puppy stranded.

Chief Deputy Rick Mellow found him, took him back to the Sheriff's Department and made sure he was taken care of while his owners were being treated.

Several people expressed how they felt about Mellow on that Facebook post.

"This makes me so proud," Linda Russell commented. "To have such wonderful officers that we can depend upon for things just like this."

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