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Lawyer hit, pepper sprayed in brother’s Roanoke home – $77,500 Settlement (access required)

This police misconduct case involved a Roanoke City police officer who made a warrantless forcible entry into the plaintiff’s home. The officer used pepper spray on the plaintiff and his brother and then arrested him on a misdemeanor hit and run charge, of which the plaintiff was later acquitted. The officer had indicated in his ...