BALTIMORE COUNTY, MD. (WJZ) — The newest member of the Baltimore County Police Department has her name!
Meet Miss Mutzy Rae Daisy- or K9 Rae for short.READ MORE: Poinsettias, Trains Help H.P. Rawlings Conservancy Get 'Back On Track'
Credit: Baltimore County Police
Baltimore County police said Daisy is her mother’s name and Rae comes from the lineage of Deep Hearted Bloodhounds, the kennel in Loudonville, Ohio where she was born.READ MORE: Essex Spreads Holiday Cheer With Christmas Tree Lighting
“Baltimore County” and “Mutzy” were both suggested by the family of POFC Amy Sorrells Caprio.
“They wished to honor our newest K9 by noting who she will be serving – the citizens of Baltimore County – just as Amy did, and honor her spirit with ‘Mutzy,’ after Amy’s beloved stuffed pet from the age of two.”MORE NEWS: State Health Department Opens Vaccine, Testing Clinics In Mondawmin Mall
K9 Rae has started her training to become a search and rescue dog, the department said.