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Constables accused of unprofessional conduct held for court

By Michael Hasch
Two constables were held for court Wednesday on charges after they were accused of handcuffing a Munhall woman over a $104 unpaid parking ticket and dragging her by the feet out of her house while her daughter and grandson watched. Michael ...

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