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June 15, 2011
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Police dog is in line for honor

Ventura's Sonny killed on duty in '84

By Adam Foxman
Ventura County Star

VENTURA, Calif. — Veteran of crime scenes and classrooms with power, long hair that earned him the nickname 'lightning dust mop' and a playful disposition, Sonny was a beloved member of the Ventura Police Department when he was fatally shot in 1984 while chasing a wanted parolee.


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