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Credit: Jocelyn Rardin | Courthouse News Service
Credit: Jocelyn Rardin | Courthouse News Service

Cops Called To Evict Tenant, Kill Him Instead

Via Filming Cops:  

City police used unwarranted deadly force when they shot and killed the mentally ill man while attempting to evict him from his apartment, the man’s estate administrator claims in court.

Lawrence Faine, a schizophrenic, was a resident in Calvary Towers, an affordable housing complex serving low income renters in Norfolk.

In a lawsuit filed in Norfolk City Circuit Court, estate administrator Douglas Hornsby says Faine’s mental health began to deteriorate in December 2013, after he stopped taking his antipsychotic medication.

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