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Lawsuit: DEA Agents Bust into Wrong House, Injuring the Homeowners

Posted By allan On November 29, 2012 @ 8:27 am In News Story | No Comments

Steve Neavling
ticklethewire.com

 During a raid, DEA agents in Texas knocked the homeowner unconscious, sent his wife into an epileptic fit and seized the children at gunpoint.

There’s one small problem: It was the wrong house.

That’s according to a recent lawsuit filed by Guillermo and Alejandra Ramirez, which are seeking $3 million in damages for false imprisonment, assault, negligent investigation and negligent surveillance, reports [2] the Courthouse News.

They said the DEA acknowledged the mistake and apologized.


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