Negligence led to man being shot by state trooper, suit claims

BRIDGETON —  A man shot in his home by a state trooper dispatched to the wrong address has sued numerous entities and individuals for their “egregious, outrageous and unlawful acts” in connection with the incident, according to court documents.

Along with Gerald Sykes, his wife, Margo, is listed as a plaintiff in the suit stemming from the shooting on the night of July 29, 2016 in Upper Deerfield Township.

The complaint claims “negligence, gross negligence and willful and wanton misconduct” on the part of many involved in the case leading up to the time Sykes was shot to his treatment afterward.

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Source: NJ.com Cumberland

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