SEDALIA, Mo. — The third grade students at Washington Elementary School in Sedalia had a special visitor on Friday, January 6, 2017.

According to a news release, Sedalia Police Officer Bill Connor and his K-9 partner, Gallo, visited the third grade students and demonstrated how Gallo uses his sense of smell to locate target scents.

Connor also spoke with students about how Gallo is trained and how the two of them work together as a team.