Civil Plaintiff

Jury Awards $2 Million to Man Shot by Milwaukee Police

Nearly a decade after Milwaukee police shot a man in the back, a federal jury decided the city of Milwaukee must pay him $2 million.

“I couldn’t believe it,” said Joseph Walker. “Listening to the testimony in the courtroom, I felt that it might go my way, but I didn’t believe it would.”

Court documents show Walker filed a lawsuit against the city of Milwaukee, the Milwaukee Police Department and several officers after he was shot in the back by police in April 2014.

Read the source article at FOX 6 News Milwaukee

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