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13abc has learned that Genoa Police Chief Bob Bratton has notified the Mayor that he will be retiring.  This comes after federal charges were filed against the former Ottawa County Sheriff on Thursday.

Bratton is accused of Theft Concerning Programs Receiving Federal funds.  He is charged with taking money from a fund meant for law enforcement purposes and using it for personal items, including Cedar Point tickets, prescription medicine and clothing. 

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