Bletz v Gribble, et al

Stephen Howard Sinas

Case Conclusion Date:June 11, 2012

Practice Area:Civil Rights

Outcome:Settlement - $3,000,000

Description:Police excessive force case filed under 42 U.S.C. 1983 against Ionia County Police Officers for the shooting and killing of Fred Bletz in his own home while trying to execute an arrest warrant for Fred's son for a misdemeanor D.U.I. offense. The case also included a claim for the unlawful of detainment of Fred's wife, Kathryn Bletz.