BROWNWOOD, Texas — The Brown County Sheriff's Office has adopted a new "fur deputy."
Ricochet is a 6-week-old mixed breed.
Brownwood animal control found him about three weeks ago.
Sheriff Vance Hill said Ricochet will be used for community relations and as stress relief for employees.
He apparently likes hanging out with Sheriff Hill. On Thursday, the Sheriff had to go out Ricochet took a nap on his jacket.