Oneida County K9 Cero dies

Beloved K9 with the Oneida County Sheriff's Department named Cero has died.

Posted: Jun 7, 2019 10:48 PM

Oriskany, N.Y. - The Oneida County Sheriff's Department announced Friday night that one of their beloved K9's has died.

Cero was Deputy Jason Osika's long time partner that was trained in patrol work as well as explosive detection.

Sheriffs officials say over the course of his career, K9 Cero and Deputy Osika assisted with hundreds of explosive sweeps for the sheriff's department as well as other agencies that requested his assistance.

Deputy Osika and K9 Cero were partners for almost 10 years.

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