Calif. gang member kicked by police suing for $5M

By Jennifer McLain
San Gabriel Valley Tribune

EL MONTE, Calif. — An El Monte Flores gang member who was kicked in the head by a police officer on live television demanded $5 million for his injuries from the city Thursday.

Parolee and gang member Richard Rodriguez, 24, now suffers from headaches, blurred vision, and dizziness, according to the claim filed by attorney Nick Pacheco on behalf of Rodriguez.

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