HIGHLAND PARK – The family of the Waukegan man who was fatally shot by police at NorthShore Highland Park hospital in November filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against two Highland Park police officers and the city, according to media reports.
The family’s attorney said Highland Park police used excessive force when they shot and killed Christopher Anderson after the Waukegan man allegedly pulled out a gun inside the hospital, NBC reported.
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NBC Chicago: “Family files suit after fatal shooting at Highland Park Hospital”
Chicago Tribune: “Mother of man shot in hospital sues police, city of Highland Park”