Sterling Brown Files Lawsuit Against City of Milwaukee, Police over Arrest

Sterling Brown Files Lawsuit Against City of Milwaukee, Police over Arrest

Uncredited/Associated Press

Milwaukee Bucks guard Sterling Brown filed a lawsuit against the city of Milwaukee and the Milwaukee Police Department on Tuesday stemming from his January arrest during which he was tased.

According to the Associated Press (h/t ESPN.com), Brown alleges in the lawsuit that he was the victim of an unlawful arrest and excessive force.

Brown’s arrest occurred after an officer determined that he was illegally parked across multiple disabled spots outside a Walgreens.

Multiple squad cars arrived on the scene, and Brown was tased when he did not remove his hands from his pockets.

After body-camera footage of the arrest was released, Milwaukee Police Chief Alfonso Morales apologized and said, “The department conducted an investigation in

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