Sheriff announces retirement of deputy and K9 partner

Photo courtesy of Bartholomew County Sheriff’s Dept.

Bartholomew County Sheriff Matt Myers has announced the retirement of Sergeant Kris Weisner and K9 Bolt.

Myers says that Weisner has served BCSO and the citizens of Bartholomew County for 36 years working his way through the ranks from jailer, to process server to currently serving as a merit deputy sheriff and K9 handler in BCSO’s Road Patrol Division.

“I want to personally thank Deputy Weisner for his outstanding achievements while serving the Bartholomew County Sheriff’s Office”, said Sheriff Myers. “Kris’s professionalism and expertise greatly enhanced the readiness of those who worked with and around him. Kris is a true public servant”.

Sergeant Weisner and K9 Bolt will be presented with retirement badges during a special ceremony on January 31st.