DESOTO COUNTY, MS (WMC) - DeSoto County K9 Deputy Brandon Hutchens is back in blue. Hutchens returned to work with the DeSoto County Sheriff's Department on April 4 on light-duty.
Hutchens was shot during a robbery call on January 25. After being shot in the line of duty, Hutchens has made a full recovery and is ready to protect and serve.
The shooting may have left a hole in his chest, but not in his spirit. He scored top shooter in his firearm training, hitting a pie plate that was 50 yards away.
Hutchens recovery is nothing short of a miracle and DeSoto County residences are very excited for his return.