The father of a man killed in a St. Louis, Mo. police shooting has filed a wrongful death lawsuit.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported that the federal lawsuit alleges that Mansur Ball-Bey was unarmed in August 2015 when he was shot in the back as he ran. The suit says the 18-year-old was a church youth leader without a criminal record.
His father, Dennis Ball-Bey, is suing the city, former police chief Sam Dotson and Officers Ronald Vaughn and Kyle Chandler, who fired the shot.
The spokesmen for Mayor Lyda Krewson and the police union declined to comment.
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