NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WVEC) -- Elvis, a K-9 officer for the Newport News Police Department received an early Christmas present.

Elvis and his partner, Officer Angsten were presented a new Body Armor Vest during the OSC Physicians Christmas party at Busch Gardens' Festhaus.

The gift was on behalf of and in honor of the OSC Physicians.

The staff donated the funds to purchased the vest with the help of Spike's K-9 Fund. The gift was a total surprise for the physicians and the officers.

The vest will be used to keep Officer Elvis safe while on duty in the Newport News region.