“She is a sweetheart, she really is,” said her arson investigator John McGee.
Rockford Fire says it first bid for an arson dog nearly ten years ago as part of a grant from the bureau of alcohol, tobacco and firearms.
Finally, last month, Epi arrived.
“Having Epi, that’s going to be a big partner, and it’s a pleasure. I’m glad we were able to get it done,” said resident agent in charge of ATF in Rockford Leon Edmond.