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Petal PD officer named in deadly officer-involved shooting lawsuit

This is a civil action brought by the plaintiffs, Yoshanta Albert, individually and as a representative of the estate of Marc Davis, and on behalf of their minor children, Ava Davis, Marcayle Davis, Amina Davis, Serenity Martin and Leah Davis, (hereinafter referred to as “Plaintiffs) to recover compensatory and punitive damages sustained as a result of the wrongful conduct of the defendants, The City of Petal, Leonard Fuller, in his official capacity as chief of police for the Petal Police Department, and officer Aaron Jernigan, in his official and individual capacity as police officer for the City of Petal (hereinafter referred to as “defendants”), in connection with the defendants’ violations of their rights secured by the Civil Rights Act of and 1871, 42 U.S.C. 1983, and right secured by the Fourth, Fifth and Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution and the Mississippi Constitution, personal injury laws of this state for personal injury and wrongful death of Marc Davis, use of excessive force, intentional infliction of emotional distress, false imprisonment, battery and assault.

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