Prominent Civil Rights Attorney to Sue Local Police Department in Teen's Death

Prominent Civil Rights Attorney to Sue Local Police Department in Teen's Death

Prominent civil rights attorney Benjamin Crump said his legal team will file a wrongful death lawsuit against a South Florida police department in the December death of a teenager who officers were attempting to pull over.

NBC affiliate WPTV-TV reports Boynton Beach Police attempted to pull over 13-year-old Stanley Davis III on December 26th for driving recklessly on his dirt bike.

Officers said Davis lost control and hit a curb before being ejected and hitting a sign. Davis died at the scene from his injuries.

Crump and his legal team said the officer in question was involved in two other high-speed pursuits that ended with a Black person dying.

"A police officer with Boynton Beach engaged...

Full story at NBC 6 South Florida

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