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2 DeSoto County deputies named 'Officers of the Year'

Sgt. Garrett and K-9 Deputy Hutchens were shot in the line of duty. They have now been named 'Officers of the Year' (SOURCE: WMC Action News 5) Sgt. Garrett and K-9 Deputy Hutchens were shot in the line of duty. They have now been named 'Officers of the Year' (SOURCE: WMC Action News 5)
DESOTO COUNTY, MS (WMC) -

Congratulations to two Mid-South deputies who have brought home a big honor.

DeSoto County deputies Brandon Hutchens and Sergeant Hunter Garrett were named the 2017 'Officers of the Year'.

Sgt. Garrett and K-9 Deputy Hutchens were shot in the line of duty after chasing a robbery suspect.

That 54-year-old suspect was shot and killed during that chase.

Both deputies are back on duty and serving the citizens in DeSoto County.

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