Romanucci & Blandin Files Lawsuit Against City of Chicago on Behalf of Family of 19-Year-Old Shooting Victim

Sep 21, 2010, 16:22 ET from Romanucci & Blandin, LLC

CHICAGO, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Carmella Lash-Cross, mother of George Lash, the 19-year-old Chicago resident who was shot and killed by unknown police officers at the Garfield CTA station on Saturday, September 18, will announce she has filed a wrongful death lawsuit (case no. 2010 L 010769) against the City of Chicago for unspecified damages…

WHERE:  at the office of her attorney, Antonio M. Romanucci, Romanucci & Blandin, LLC, 33 N. LaSalle St., Chicago, 20th Floor…

WHEN:  on Wednesday, September 22, at 10:00 a.m.

The lawsuit contends that unknown police officers, with "utter indifference and conscious disregard," used deadly force against the victim, despite the fact that he had been subdued and posed no immediate threat to any police officer or bystanders.

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