Lawsuit Filed Against Clay City, Accused Gunman

We are learning of a civil lawsuit filed against Clay City and the alleged Police Chief shooter Jamie Barnett.

According to the Clay City Times, the widow of slain Clay City Police Chief Randy Lacy is filing a lawsuit against the city and Barnett.

In the lawsuit, Ruth Lacy claimed the city "failed at providing sufficient police protection to and for the city."

The suit seeks monetary damages, but does not say how much.

The Clay City Times reports the city's attorney declined comment, but said he was surprised by the suit.

Randy Lacy was gunned down inside his police cruiser on June 13th of last year.

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