HOUSTON (AP) — A woman who says she was wrongfully arrested following a deadly 2015 shootout involving bikers at a Waco, Texas, restaurant has filed a lawsuit alleging civil rights violations and asking for $350 million in damages.READ MORE: Police: 2 Shot, 1 Fatally, In Car While Waiting To Enter 'Ranch-Style' Property In DeSoto
Attorneys for Morgan English filed the lawsuit Wednesday in Austin federal court.
The lawsuit says English and her husband were set to attend a meeting of motorcycle clubs when they got caught in the shootout that left nine dead.READ MORE: Damage, Flooding Seen Throughout North Texas During Sunday Storms
English’s attorneys say the couple cooperated with police but were among the 177 individuals arrested. Prosecutors later did not indict the couple.
The suit names McLennan County District Attorney Abel Reyna, the former Waco police chief and others. Similar lawsuits have been filed by other people who were arrested.
A Waco police spokesman declined to comment.MORE NEWS: 18-Year-Old Arrested In Connection To Murder Of Child Found In Dallas Street
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