Fla. felon fleeing drug agents tried to drown K-9

By Kevin P. Connolly
Orlando Sentinel

OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. — A felon punched and tried to drown a police dog in a canal while attempting to escape from Osceola County Sheriff's Office drug agents, authorities said Thursday.

Michael Lee Holden, 45, faces numerous charges, including battery on a police K-9, after he resisted deputies while in a canal and repeatedly punched the dog in the face, the Sheriff's Office said.

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