Local student raises money to buy bullet-proof vests for Meck. Co. K-9 Unit

Local student raises money to buy bullet-proof vests for Meck. Co. K-9 Unit

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A local sixth-grader is raising money for the Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office K-9 Unit.

Max Milas is raising money to buy bullet-proof vests for the six working dogs at the sheriff's office.

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Milas said he wants to help make sure the dogs are protected when they are out protecting the community.

The vests are $2,500 each.

Milas has raised nearly $800, according to his fundraiser page.

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