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Walnut Ridge police receive grant for new equipment

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WALNUT RIDGE, AR (KAIT) -

The Walnut Ridge Police Department recently received a grant to help upgrade some of their equipment.

Police Chief Chris Kirksey said the grant is about $5,000 and will be used to replace their dash cameras in the police vehicles.

He said these cameras are very important in their day-to-day work and are due for an upgrade.

Kirksey said they received the grant with the help of State Representative James Ratliff.

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