New Central Falls K-9 officer to be sworn in on Tuesday

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CENTRAL FALLS, R.I. (WLNE)- The Central Falls Police Department will be adding a new member on Tuesday, K-9 Officer “Zoom”.

Zoom will be sworn into the force at Ell Risk Elementary School, the same place where he got his name.

The department had a contest asking Central Falls students to name its new K-9 Officer. The winning name came from Ms. Lough, Ms. Kilsey, and their students.

The students were promised to get to meet Zoom when he finished his training and was being sworn in.

The promise will officially be fulfilled on Tuesday at 1 p.m.

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