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City Of Washington Settles Wrongful Death Claim
Updated May 5, 2013 12:09 AM | Filed under: Network Indiana
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(WASHINGTON, IN) - The City of Washington, Indiana, has settled in a wrongful death claim involving the police shooting of 42-year-old Stephen Lee.

Police claim Lee was shot and killed in September 2008 after he refused to put a shotgun down and pointed the weapon toward officers.

The recent settlement did not find fault with the officers or dispatcher connected to the incident, but Lee's two children will split $576,000 from the city's insurance carrier.



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