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Shumpert v. City of Tupelo, Mississippi, 17-60774

Held that a city and one of its police officers were not liable for the death of a suspect that the officer shot during a physical struggle while attempting to make an arrest. Affirmed summary judgment dismissing Fourth Amendment excessive force and state law claims.

Appellate Information

  • Decided
  • Published 2018/09/25


  • Wiener


  • United States Fifth Circuit