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Thursday, August 28, 2014
Grand jury clears police in Eimers case
Report: Officers used 'reasonable force' restraining traffic stop suspect

Key West police used "the proper amount of force" in arresting and restraining Charles Eimers, the 61-year-old Michigan man who died in a hospital six days after several officers held him facedown on South Beach, a grand jury decided Wednesday.

The jury's 10-page report clears 13 police officers of any potential criminal charges but recommends "sensitivity...

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