Detective makes arrest after witnessing assault

Detective makes arrest after witnessing assault
Harold R. Graft (Source: LMDC)
Harold R. Graft (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A man was arrested after he was observed by a police detective assaulting and trying to rob someone.

Harold R. Graft, 26, of Louisville, was arrested May 6 at Dixie Highway and Hill Street.

His arrest report says a Louisville Metro police VIPER Unit detective was in the parking lot of Walgreen's around 12:30 p.m. May 6 when Graft hit a man in the head and pushed him. When the detective walked up to scene Graft was trying to take money out of the victim's pocket.

Graft was arrested on one count of robbery and booked into Louisville Metro Corrections. Jail records show he was released from custody following his arraignment on May 7.

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