Mother of teen killed by Salinas police files wrongful death suit

Joe Szydlowski, Salinas Californian, January 11, 2018
The mother of a 16-year-old fatally shot by Salinas police officers a year ago has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the department. In her federal lawsuit filed Wednesday, Ana Lorena Rodas says police misconduct led up to two officers recklessly shooting and killing Marlon Joel Rodas-Sanchez after one of them slipped on a wet floor at his home, 646 Terrace St., said Michael Haddad, her civil rights lawyer, on Wednesday.

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