Man gets $125,000 after being beaten by Chattanooga police offic - WRCBtv.com | Chattanooga News, Weather & Sports

Working Together For You

Man gets $125,000 after being beaten by Chattanooga police officers

Posted: Updated:

The city of Chattanooga has settled a federal lawsuit brought by a man who was beaten by two police officers for $125,000.

After a nine-hour mediation session Monday the agreement was reached, ending Adam Tatum's lawsuit against the city of Chattanooga, said his attorney Robin Flores.

PREVIOUS STORY | Adam Tatum talks about claims of excessive force

Flores said that the city will pay $112,500 of the amount, Erlanger Hospital will pay $2,500 and the remaining $10,000 is coming from an undisclosed source.

Read more from our partners at the Times Free Press.

Powered by Frankly