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Deputy De La Rosa and K-9 Grizzly honored as Red Cross Hometown Heroes

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De La Rosa is pictured with his supervisor, Sergeant Colin Hyer De La Rosa is pictured with his supervisor, Sergeant Colin Hyer
GRANT COUNTY, Wash. -

Grant County Sheriff’s Deputy Dave De La Rosa and his K-9 partner Grizzly were honored as Hometown Heroes by the Greater Inland Northwest Chapter of the American Red Cross.

De La Rosa and Grizzly were recognized for their efforts which saved the life of an elderly Ephrata man suffering from Alzheimer’s disease who wandered away from his home in dangerous temperatures last month.

De La Rosa, Grizzly and other award recipients were recognized at the Hometown Heroes Celebration on March 29 in Wenatchee.
 

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