Pharrell Williams’ household has filed a $50 million lawsuit towards a Virginia police officer who killed the star’s cousin.
Wayne Lynch, the daddy of Donovan Lynch, filed a wrongful demise swimsuit Monday.
He was shot and killed by officer Solomon Simmons III after the officer responded to experiences of a taking pictures in Virginia Seaside.
Donovan and a good friend had been leaving a restaurant when gunshots had been fired within the space at night time. Wayne says his son was not concerned within the taking pictures however the cop “instantly, unlawfully, and with out warning” fired a number of pictures at his son, killing him. Officers on the scene say that Donovan had a gun — however witnesses say he didn’t.
COP ABUSING HIS POWER
“Officer Simmons was on his method to reply to an incident during which Mr. Lynch was not a suspect and never concerned,” the lawsuit reads. “Mr. Lynch posed no risk to Officer Simmons or anybody else … [but] Virginia Seaside Police Officer Solomon D Simmons shot Mr. Lynch twice, killing him on the streets he grew up on.”
The household is searching for $350,000 in damages from the officer and $50 million from the town.