Grinding noise when starting the engine on 2002 Chevrolet Tahoe

It sounds like something is grinding right before the engine starts and stops as soon as I move the key to original position. I was told it could be the starter. Does that sound right?

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Could be the starter. Might also be the ignition switch not returning into the right position keeping the starter engaged longer