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      Thief steals generator from sick baby's family

      TULL (KATV) - A Grant County family with a desperately sick infant was suffering because someone stole the generator they use to ensure their son's dialysis machine can run.

      Dexter McDade was born with a rare kidney disorder. The 6-month-old already had both of his kidney's removed and is currently in chemotherapy and on dialysis.

      A thief took their generator Wednesday, which Dexter's mom said could be a life threatening situation if the family lost their electricity.

      Since KATV originally ran this story, multiple people offered to give the family generators and the McDade's do have a generator back in their home.

      Channel 7's Roger Susanin will have an update to this story Friday at 5 & 6.

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