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Family Of Victim In Police Shooting File lawsuit Against Harris County

The family of an unarmed black man who was shot by police is filling a lawsuit against the county

The family of Danny Ray Thomas has filed a wrongful death suit, against Harris County and a deputy.

Thomas was shot and killed by a Harris County Deputy in March.

The family said he was the victim of unlawful deadly force while unarmed and not in the commission of any crime. They filed suit in federal court, and the incident is still under investigation by the Harris County Sheriff’s Office and the Houston Police Department.

After the shooting, the county says it’s reviewing its policies and training in the use of non-lethal force.

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