Inmate claims jailer assaulted him for not being Cowboys fan - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

1/24/10

Inmate claims jailer assaulted him for not being Cowboys fan

Source: Lubbock Co. Sheriff Source: Lubbock Co. Sheriff

By James Clark | email

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) – A Lubbock County jail inmates files a civil rights lawsuit. 

Shaun Wilson is serving time for hot checks and forgery. He claims that a jailer assaulted him by pulling and twisting his arm through a set of jail bars. Wilson claims that this happened September 13th after a Cowboys football game on TV. He claims that during the assault the jailer referred to him as a "Cowboy hater" and demanded that Wilson say he loves the Cowboys football team. 

Lubbock County has not yet filed its side of the story in court records. We'll follow up.

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