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Family Files Lawsuit Against Oklahoma City After Pregnant Bystander Killed in Police Chase

An Oklahoma City woman has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the city, two years after her daughter died when a man fleeing police in a stolen pickup struck her vehicle at a high rate of speed.

Star Shells, a 28-year-old single mother who was pregnant with a son she named Elijah, died on the morning of May 24, 2021, when her white Chevy Impala was struck near Martin Luther King Avenue and NE 16.

Police were in pursuit of Wacey Gerron Mikles, now 40, who had previous felony convictions for bank robberies, grand larceny and robbery with a dangerous weapon.

Read the source article at yahoo.com

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