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Veteran's service dog still missing

(Source: Donna Newton) (Source: Donna Newton)
(Source: Donna Newton) (Source: Donna Newton)
(Source: Donna Newton) (Source: Donna Newton)
ODESSA, TX (KWES) -

Bobby Newton, a veteran, reported his service dog, Axel, was taken Thursday around 8 p.m. from the Homewood Suites in Odessa. 

"Axel saved Bobby's life by being more than just his best friend," said Newton's friend Josh Duran. "He is a member of his family and just as much of a decorated veteran as Bobby."

Axel is a German Shepherd who served one tour in Iraq before coming back to the states to serve disabled veterans. 

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