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Texas Sheriff's Deputy Files Lawsuit Against 911 Caller

Deputy injured at the scene claims homeowner failed to adequately warn of the dangerous situation.
1:27 | 08/16/13

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It was right here at this house on asylum this where Harris County deputy shot and killed a man after 911 call back in December. Saying the -- was belligerent have been taking bath salts is drugs for several days and reached for a deputies done. Now Brady Poland one of the deputies -- that call for service is suing the homeowner who called for help alleging she failed to adequately warn others how dangerous the man -- -- -- you know it's 911 probably deputy has been no it is -- dangerous situation they are illegal analysts Orlando because debacle lawsuit against -- Figueroa. Frivolous -- attorney says the deputy suffered injuries due to the homeowners alleged gross negligence and failure to -- -- emergency workers of the man's potential for violence. Due to the mind altering drugs. Not everybody thinks of everything -- -- make it 911 call it has a chilling effect because it because it conveys a message to homeowners that you can be sued unless on the 911 call you tell police everything. -- -- -- -- Garcia residents should really be concerned about being sued like this after calling 911 for help. Every day we have servant leaders who are responding to calls -- community continue to call list that you need the help will be there. It will be there to help. The ship and I also discussed deputies are trained to expect dangerous circumstances. When they arrived to scenes. This why we carry guns and dangers. It's because we know that there are there's always an unexpected -- In this particular war.

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