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Armored vehicle to help law enforcement

By Ramon Bailey
Published On: Feb 19 2014 01:53:35 PM CST

The Bonneville County Sheriff's Office unveiled a new addition to its fleet Tuesday.

BONNEVILLE COUNTY, Idaho -

The Bonneville County Sheriff's Office unveiled a new addition to its fleet Tuesday.

Deputies said this will be a great asset to the force.

The vehicle is armored and can be used in different tactical situations. It is equipped with cameras and even has its own on-board air system. In bomb squad situations, authorities can control a robot from inside the vehicle.

The sheriff's office said the armored vehicle cost about $336,000, and it will be used to serve all of southeastern Idaho.

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