November 22, 2018
Moss & Colella law firm hired by Household of Theoddeus Gray, who Had Been Captured and Murdered by a St. Clair Shores police officer Nov. 4
FOIA requests have gone awry
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Southfield, Mich. — November 19, 2018 — A. Vince Colella, a civil rights and personal injury lawyer with Southfield-based Moss & Colella, P.C., declared that the household of Theoddeus Gray has retained the company to research his death on November 4, 2018. Gray, 29, was captured and murdered by a St. Clair Shores police officer responding to a call regarding a man with a gun. St. Clair Shores authorities state Gray was captured after he made a weapon and shot and killed a branch K-9 police officer, Axe.
“The household has serious concerns regarding the spurious accounts of events given to the press from the St. Clair Shores Police Department,” Colella said. “A FOIA request was submitted to the St. Clair Shores Police Department along with the Macomb County Sheriff’s Office; nonetheless, neither agency has responded to our orders ”
Colella continued his company will conduct its own independent investigation into the death of Gray, however, is excited to obtain data from the agencies involved.
“The Gray family finds it curious that authorities have failed to recognize a weapon found on the person of Mr. Gray, and that the outcome of the autopsy conducted on the puppy have been retained from the general public,” Colella said. “We anticipate complete disclosure of the facts surrounding Mr. Gray’s tragic passing and complete transparency on the part of the sheriff’s department”
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