Mississippi Police Dog Fired for Playing Too Much

By FoxNews.com

Published 02/06 2014 10:46AM

Updated 02/06 2014 10:49AM

The Gulfport Police Department has pink-slipped K-9 Fred.

Police Chief Leonard Papania tells The Sun Herald that Fred can sniff out drugs. Fred can patrol.

But, Papania says, Fred gets distracted. In searching a building, Papania says Fred might spy a soda can on the floor and start playing with it.

The Police Department has tried to train this out of him. Fred's been back to school. It just wasn't working.

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