Kilgore — A Mesquite woman has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the Kilgore Police Department over the 2011 death of her son, Jamel Montres Joseph Freeman.
Freeman, 19, was fatally shot after he attacked two officers with a knife when they answered an emergency call Aug. 2, 2011.
Beverly Freeman is representing herself as a pauper in the case she filed July 31 in U.S. District Court in Dallas. The case was transferred to the Tyler district Aug. 27.
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