Verdicts & Settlements

Harrisburg Settles With Teen Alleging Police Brutality

Williams v. City of Harrisburg $90,000 Settlement

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Plaintiff Deanna Blake, 44, owns a corner store located at 1501 Herr St. in Harrisburg. According to Blake, on July 11, 2010, her sons — plaintiffs Khalif Williams, 16; Naim Williams, 17; Rashid Gilmore, 22; and Shariff Blake, 20 — were outside the family store when officers from the Harrisburg Police Department arrived, allegedly responding to a report of a juvenile with a gun several blocks away.

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