Police: Woman accused of pepper spraying her grandchildren

Posted at 11:40 AM, Oct 22, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-22 13:40:55-04

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    Sarpy County, NE (WOWT) — A Nebraska grandmother, Nancy Knipp, 70, is facing a child abuse charge for allegedly using peppery spray on her grandchildren.

Sarpy County Sheriff’s Office investigators tell 6 News she used pepper spray on her 9 and 11-year-old grandchildren at her home near 135th and Josephine Sunday.

Deputies booked her on a felony child abuse charge.

We looked through court records and found an ongoing dispute with her daughter over visitation of grandchildren. A status check of the case is scheduled for December.

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