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Tuscarawas County Sheriffs Deputy Phil Valdez of Newcomerstown and his K-9 partner Aron visited the Newcomerstown Senior Citizens Center last Tuesday, Jan. 10 to explain what they do on a daily basis. Aron is a State of Ohio certified dual purpose patrol dog, including locating narcotics as well as searching for suspects. They have been partners for almost seven years now.