MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Police and firefighters from Minneapolis and St. Paul are “duking it out” for a good cause.
About 1,200 people packed around the ring at Uppercut Gym in Minneapolis for the annual “Unite and Fight.”READ MORE: WCCO Journalists Detained, Told To Lay On Ground During Brooklyn Center Protests
This year, the boxing match benefits Sergeant Craig Gromek. His diagnosis of ALS and dementia forced him to retire from St. Paul after 30 years on the force.READ MORE: What Happens If Derek Chauvin Is Convicted, Or If He's Acquitted?
He needs full-time help, which his family says is not covered by insurance.MORE NEWS: COVID In MN: Over 50% Of Eligible Minnesotans Have Received One Vaccine Dose; MDH Reports 2,429 New Cases, 10 Deaths
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