Local Veteran Surprised with New Purple Heart

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Local Veteran Surprised with New Purple Heart

Fox 8 — His Purple Heart was stolen and sold for $10, but a local veteran got a big surprise on Tuesday.

Michael Demich was honored with a brand new Purple Heart, plus six service medals he didn't even know he earned in the military.

U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown presented the medal to the 89-year-old veteran.

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