Recently retired Oakland County deputy dies of COVID-19

Posted at 11:11 PM, Jan 14, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-14 23:22:53-05

OAKLAND COUNTY, Mich. (WXYZ) — The Oakland County Sheriff's Office is mourning the loss of a recently retired deputy. Retired K9 Deputy Mike Garrison died due to complications from COVID-19, the department announced on Facebook Thursday.

"As an employee, Deputy Garrison was a top-notch employee, who was loved by all," the Facebook post read. "He brought such joy to the community as a K9 Deputy and had a deep passion for his job. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Garrison family during this incredibly difficult time."

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