FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 25, 2008

CONTACT: Jim Lowney, 908-527-4711

 

K9 Vest Donation

June Wildman (3rd R) and Jill Saladino (2nd R) of the Alison Marie Wildman Foundation present Union County Sheriff Ralph Froehlich (3rd L) and Undersheriff Gerald Green (2nd L) with K9 body armor for patrol dogs in the Sheriff’s K9 Search and Rescue Unit. They are joined by Sheriff’s Sgt. Brian Howarth with K9 Jager (L) and. Sgt. John Gillespie with K9 Ander (R).

June Wildman (3rd R) and Jill Saladino (2nd R) of the Alison Marie Wildman Foundation present Union County Sheriff Ralph Froehlich (3rd L) and Undersheriff Gerald Green (2nd L) with K9 body armor for patrol dogs in the Sheriff’s K9 Search and Rescue Unit during a meeting in Summit. The foundation is in memory of Alison Marie Wildman, June’s daughter and Jill’s sister, who was killed in the attack on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001.

The foundation, whose principal purpose is to help prevent cruelty to animals, donated 6 of the $2000 Kevlar vests to the Union County Sheriff’s Office. They are joined by Sheriff’s Sgt. Brian Howarth with K9 Jager (L) and. Sgt. John Gillespie with K9 Ander. (R).