Berea man accused of assaulting firefighters


BEREA, Ky. (WTVQ)- Berea Police arrested and charged a man with assault after they say he pushed firefighters.

Police say the fire department was responding to a fire alarm on Chestnut Street Monday, when 37-year-old Grant Graham approached them and pushed one of the firefighters.

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Officers say Graham then pushed a second firefighter and lunged at him. Firefighters say they physically restrained Graham until police arrived.

Police say Graham was showing signs of impairment and seemed confused.

Graham is charged with assault and public intoxication.