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Report filed against Grant Police Dept.


A Marshall County woman filed a report against the Grant Police Department over an incident involving her father.

The incident happened on Winkles Road in Grant Sunday morning.

Police said they followed 89-year-old Woney Key to his home after he failed to stop for a traffic violation.

Neighbors became concerned when Key was handcuffed and maced. One neighbor pulled Key from the officer, telling him the man had dementia.

Grant Police said Key swung at the officer and the officer was protecting himself.

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