6-14-19: EAGLE POINT FAMILY OFFERED SETTLEMENT IN LAWSUIT

THE FAMILY OF A MAN, SHOT AND KILLED BY AN EAGLE POINT POLICE OFFICER LAST SEPTEMBER, HAS BEEN OFFERED AROUND A MILLION DOLLARS IN THEIR LAWSUIT AGAINST THE CITY, IT’S POLICE DEPARTMENT AND ONE OF ITS OFFICERS. THE POLICE DEPARTMENT HAS ALSO OFFERED TO REFINISH ITS TASER GUNS, TO A BRIGHTER COLOR, AS IT’S BELIEVED THAT THE OFFICER MAY HAVE MISTAKEN A TASER FOR A GUN.