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Deputy credited with removing jar from dog's head

Oktibbeha County sheriff's deputy helps remove jar from a dog's head (Oktibbeha County Sheriff's Department)

A sheriff's deputy in Oktibbeha County has not even been on the job for two weeks, but he is already being praised for helping a dog with an unusual problem.

Posted: Mar. 5, 2018 7:09 PM

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - A sheriff's deputy in Oktibbeha County has not even been on the job for two weeks, but he is already being praised for helping a dog with an unusual problem.

Sam Collier responded to a call recently about a dog with its head stuck in a jar.

He chased the dog down and was able to remove it with the help of another deputy.

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