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Federal lawsuit filed against Wagoner Co Sheriff

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Posted at 4:53 PM, Apr 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-05 17:54:17-04

WAGONER COUNTY, Okla. - A Green Country Sheriff is facing removal from office, and now a $3 million federal lawsuit.

A wagoner county man is suing sheriff Bob Colbert, the county commissioners and others. Gary Clark's attorneys say deputies "recklessly provoked" their mentally-ill client during a standoff in 2014.

Deputies shot and injured 61-year-old Gary Clark during a domestic dispute between Clark and his brother.

Click here for all the details on the lawsuit.

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