Detroit Police Department Mounted Unit Sgt. Erik Eide trains police horse ““Number 15″ which was donated to the department by Denise Lutz. The Detroit police is asking students to help name the new horse. )
November 20, 2012
By George Hunter, The Detroit News
Detroit — Wynn, Elmo, Baby, Tiny have a companion with no name, and police are asking Detroit Public Schools students for help.
The Detroit Police Mounted Unit’s latest addition is a chestnut Selle Francais gelding formerly named Korus. The animal was donated in May 2011, by Denise Lutz, wife of retired automotive executive Bob Lutz, both of whom were instrumental in resurrecting the unit after it was disbanded in 2005 for budgetary reasons.
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