Midland Co. Sheriff's office mourn K9 loss

Midland Co. Sheriff's office mourn K9 loss
Mormel served as a K9 with the SWAT team for 6 years (Source: Midland County Sheriff's Office / Facebook)
Mormel served as a K9 with the SWAT team for 6 years (Source: Midland County Sheriff's Office / Facebook)
Mormel served as a K9 with the SWAT team for 6 years (Source: Midland County Sheriff's Office / Facebook)
Mormel served as a K9 with the SWAT team for 6 years (Source: Midland County Sheriff's Office / Facebook)
Mormel served as a K9 with the SWAT team for 6 years (Source: Midland County Sheriff's Office / Facebook)

MIDLAND COUNTY, TX (KWES) - The Midland County Sheriff's Office is mourning the loss of a friend and colleague.

Mormel, a 10-year-old Dutch Shepherd, died on Thursday after spending six years as a working K9 for the department's SWAT team.

He had retired in 2017 and was living with his handler, Corp. Robbie Strahan.

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