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Hearing held for Girard police officer

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GIRARD, Ohio - A Girard police officer currently on paid administrative is waiting to learn the outcome of a pre-disciplinary hearing held on Wednesday.

The hearing was called after an internal affairs investigation found that Officer Larry Neely was on duty while parties involving underage drinking and marijuana use were held at his Mosier Road home.

Girard Police Chief Jeff Palmer calls the situation serious that will have consequences.

Four adults and four teens face criminal charges in connection with that party.

Police found a party underway at Neely's home when they responded to tips that the gatherings had been taking place there for several weekends.  

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